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FHRAI felicitates Mr. Rana Kapoor as Visionary Business and Banking Leader

Felicitated by FHRAI for outstanding contribution to Tourism & Hospitality sectors

12 September 2014, Jaipur :The 49th edition of Indian hospitality industry's premier and most widely attended event, the FHRAI Annual Convention was inaugurated at the Jaipur Marriott Hotel today, Friday, 12th September, 2014. The Convention's theme is “Hospitality & Tourism: the key to unlocking India's global potential”.

The inauguration was graced by the Hon'ble Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Smt. Vasundhara Raje, and Shri R.V. Deshpande, Hon'ble Minister of Tourism; Government of Karnataka was the Guest of Honour.

On the occasion the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Rajasthan, who is behind accelerating number of financial and industrial reforms in Rajasthan, said, “Infrastructure Development has to be given high priority for promoting tourism. 20,000 kilometers of roads will be developed in Rajasthan in next 5 years under the PPP mode”.

Mr. Rana Kapoor, MD & CEO, YES BANK and President, ASSOCHAM was felicitated by the Hon’ble Chief Minister Smt Vasundhara Raje as a “Visionary Business and Banking Leader” for his extraordinary contributions to the Tourism and Hospitality industries both as a Banker and an Industry Thought Leader over the past three and a half decades.

Speaking at the event Mr. Rana Kapoor said, “It is indeed a great honour and privilege to have been bestowed this recognition by an esteemed industry body such as FHRAI. YES BANK is pleased to partner with FHRAI for this flagship Tourism & Hospitality industry convention, being held in Rajasthan which will further galvanize tourism in this significant State. Rajasthan is the crown jewel of India’s tourism industry with its rich history, heritage and culture – with three UNESCO World Heritage Sites, world famous Wildlife Reserves and Melas, Rajasthan has a lot to offer to every tourist setting foot into the country or from within our country. Rajasthan has beautifully demonstrated the potential of Tourism & Hospitality for Inclusive Development, Livelihood Security and Job Creation. YES BANK is dedicated to becoming a valued partner in the dynamic growth of the Tourism & Hospitality sector of Rajasthan.”

Over 700 delegates, including leading hoteliers, restaurateurs, senior Central and State Government officials, investors, representatives from financial institutions, global consultants, major suppliers and media persons are attending the FHRAI Convention in Jaipur.

ABOUT YES BANK

YES BANK, India’s 4th largest private sector Bank, is the outcome of the professional & entrepreneurial commitment of its Founder, Rana Kapoor and its top management team, to establish a high quality, customer centric, service driven, private Indian Bank catering to the future businesses of India. YES BANK has adopted international best practices, the highest standards of service quality and operational excellence, and offers comprehensive banking and financial solutions to all its valued customers.

YES BANK has a knowledge driven approach to banking, and a superior customer experience for its retail, corporate and emerging corporate banking clients. YES BANK is steadily evolving as the Professionals Bank of India with the long term mission of “Building the Best Quality Bank of the World in India” by 2020.

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