Our Story

Set up in 1982, MAIT is the apex body representing India’s ICT sector. MAIT is recognized by both the Government, as well as the industry, for its role in the growth and development of the IT Hardware industry. At MAIT, we believe that technology is the primary contributor of economic growth and with our consistent policy advocacy efforts, we have emerged as a strong and effective industry mouthpiece, within government corridors.

Headquartered in New Delhi, and with key affiliates across the globe, MAIT offers a wide range of programs and services to our members, as well as the entire ICT industry across the country. These initiatives include organizing conferences, seminars, training sessions, events and workshops; policy representation; domestic & international marketing support; technology initiatives; publishing industry related information in targeted publications; networking opportunities; and many other industry-directed services. MAIT works in multiple areas for public advocacy: Cloud & Analytics, IPR, Skill Development, Component Trading Hub, State IT/ ESDM Policies, Import/ Export Policy, GST, Procurement Reforms, e-Governance, SMEs, e-Waste, Innovation & Start-up, Industry 4.0, IoT Devices, Smart Cities Solution and Standards, amongst others.

Our member profile spans all areas within the industry, including manufacturers, system integrators, solution & service providers, e-Waste recyclers, testing labs, software developers, IT park developers, consulting organizations, companies in the areas of cloud and IoT, etc. With the constant support of its members MAIT is, today, an influential and dynamic body that is committed to collect, process and disseminate information and knowledge pertaining to the development of the information industry, with government agencies and professional bodies. We work to ensure transparent governance leading to a responsive Government.

Where It All Began

Set up in 1982, MAIT is the apex ICT association in the country. It was established for purposes of scientific, educational and IT Industry promotion and has emerged as an effective, influential and dynamic organisation. It provides leadership role in the hardware and software manufacturing with support of its member firms which will help in transparent Governance thereby leading to a responsive Government.

MAIT is Headquartered in New Delhi with key affiliates across the globe. MAIT member spread covers Manufacturers, System Integrators, Solution & Service Providers E-Waste Recyclers, Testing labs, Software Developers, IT Park Developers, Consulting Organizations, Companies in the areas of Cloud and IOT As a business support initiative, MAIT provides a wide range of programmes and services for member firms as well as the entire ICT industry. These initiatives spread around conferences, events and workshops; policy representation; domestic and international marketing support; technology initiatives; targeted publications; networking opportunities; and many other industry-directed services. MAIT works in multiple area for public advocacy which include Cloud & Analytics, IPR, Skill Development, Component Trading Hub, State IT/ ESDM Policies, Import/ Export Policy, GST, Procurement Reforms, e-Governance, SMEs, e-Waste, Innovation & Start-up, Industry 4.0, IoT Devices, Smart Cities Solution and Standards.

Vision

To promote, nurture and spur the ICT ecosystem and transform India into a leading global digital, knowledge economy.

Mission

MAIT’s Leadership




Governing Council Members

Mr. Limesh N Parekh

CEO

Enjay IT Solutions Ltd

Mr. Limesh N Parekh

CEO

Enjay IT Solutions Ltd

Mr. Satyajeet Satpathi

Director

Epson India Pvt. Ltd

Mr. Satyajeet Satpathi

Director

Epson India Pvt. Ltd

Dr. V P Sajeevan

CEO

ESY Tech. Resources India Pvt. Ltd.

Dr. V P Sajeevan

CEO

ESY Tech. Resources India Pvt. Ltd.

Mr Chandrahas Panigrahi

CMO & Consumer Business Head

ACER INDIA (PVT) LTD

Mr Chandrahas Panigrahi

CMO & Consumer Business Head

ACER INDIA (PVT) LTD

Mr Prakash Mallya

Managing Director

Intel Technology India Pvt Ltd

Mr Prakash Mallya

Managing Director

Intel Technology India Pvt Ltd

Mr K Bhaskhar

Vice President – Business

CANON INDIA PVT LTD

Mr K Bhaskhar

Vice President – Business

CANON INDIA PVT LTD

Mr Ambrish Bakaya

Director - Corporate Affairs

HEWLETT PACKARD ENTERPRISE INDIA PVT LTD

Mr Ambrish Bakaya

Director - Corporate Affairs

HEWLETT PACKARD ENTERPRISE INDIA PVT LTD

Mr Gurpreet Singh Brar

Sr. Director - Commercial Channel & SI

HEWLETT PACKARD INDIA SALES PVT LTD LTD

Mr Gurpreet Singh Brar

Sr. Director - Commercial Channel & SI

HEWLETT PACKARD INDIA SALES PVT LTD LTD

Mr Gyan Shankar Sharma

AVP-Govt. Relations

TUV Rheinland (India) Pvt Ltd

Mr Gyan Shankar Sharma

AVP-Govt. Relations

TUV Rheinland (India) Pvt Ltd

Mr Bikas K Singh

Head-Corporate Affairs

LENOVO INDIA PVT LTD

Mr Bikas K Singh

Head-Corporate Affairs

LENOVO INDIA PVT LTD

Mr H Nagaraj

Financial Controller

Velankani Electronics Pvt Ltd

Mr H Nagaraj

Financial Controller

Velankani Electronics Pvt Ltd

Mr Sanjay Lodha

CEO

NETWEB TECHNOLOGEIES

Mr Sanjay Lodha

CEO

NETWEB TECHNOLOGEIES

Past Presidents

Ms Debjani Ghosh

Managing Director

Intel Technology India Pvt Ltd

2015-17

Ms Debjani Ghosh

Managing Director

Intel Technology India Pvt Ltd

2015-17

Mr Amar Babu

Managing Director

Lenovo India Pvt Ltd

2013-15

Mr Amar Babu

Managing Director

Lenovo India Pvt Ltd

2013-15

Mr J V Ramamurthy

President & COO

HCL Infosystems Ltd

2012-13

Mr J V Ramamurthy

President & COO

HCL Infosystems Ltd

2012-13

Dr Alok Bharadwaj

Sr. Vice President

Canon India Pvt Ltd

2011-12

Dr Alok Bharadwaj

Sr. Vice President

Canon India Pvt Ltd

2011-12

Mr Sandeep Nair

President

Emerson Network Power

2010-11

Mr Sandeep Nair

President

Emerson Network Power

2010-11

Mr Ravi Aggarwal

President-IPG

HP India Sales Pvt Ltd

2009-10

Mr Ravi Aggarwal

President-IPG

HP India Sales Pvt Ltd

2009-10

Mr S S Raman

Managing Director

TVS Electronics Ltd

2008-09

Mr S S Raman

Managing Director

TVS Electronics Ltd

2008-09

Mr Mukul Singhal (Late)

Chairman & Managing Director

Lipi Data Systems Ltd

2006-08

Mr Mukul Singhal (Late)

Chairman & Managing Director

Lipi Data Systems Ltd

2006-08

Mr Rajendra Kumar

Executive VP

HCL Infosystems Ltd

2004-06

Mr Rajendra Kumar

Executive VP

HCL Infosystems Ltd

2004-06

Mr K R Naik

Managing Director

D-Link (India) Pvt Ltd

2003-04

Mr K R Naik

Managing Director

D-Link (India) Pvt Ltd

2003-04

Mr S Devarajan

Managing Director

Cisco Systems Pvt Ltd

2002-03

Mr S Devarajan

Managing Director

Cisco Systems Pvt Ltd

2002-03

Mr Vinay L Deshpande

Managing Director

Encore Software Ltd

2000-02

Mr Vinay L Deshpande

Managing Director

Encore Software Ltd

2000-02

Mr Hemant Bharat Ram

Director

DCM Datasystems Ltd

1999-00

Mr Hemant Bharat Ram

Director

DCM Datasystems Ltd

1999-00

Mr Ram N Agarwal

Executive Vice President

Wipro Ltd

1998-99

Mr Ram N Agarwal

Executive Vice President

Wipro Ltd

1998-99

Mr Manu M Parpia

Adviser

Godrej & Boyce Mfg. Co. Ltd

1997-98

Mr Manu M Parpia

Adviser

Godrej & Boyce Mfg. Co. Ltd

1997-98

Mr Vijay K Thadani

Director

NIIT Ltd

1996-97

Mr Vijay K Thadani

Director

NIIT Ltd

1996-97

Mr Gopal Srinivasan

Director

TVS Electronics Ltd

1995-96

Mr Gopal Srinivasan

Director

TVS Electronics Ltd

1995-96

Mr K R Palta

General Manager

Larsen & Toubro Ltd

1994-95

Mr K R Palta

General Manager

Larsen & Toubro Ltd

1994-95

Mr Ashok Soota

President

Wipro Ltd

1993-94

Mr Ashok Soota

President

Wipro Ltd

1993-94

Mr Pravin Gandhi

Director

Digital Data Systems

1992-93

Mr Pravin Gandhi

Director

Digital Data Systems

1992-93

Mr Rajendra S Pawar

Managing Director

NIIT Ltd

1990-92

Mr Rajendra S Pawar

Managing Director

NIIT Ltd

1990-92

Dr O P Mehra

Managing Director

Omni Business Machines

1987-90

Dr O P Mehra

Managing Director

Omni Business Machines

1987-90

Dr Vinay Bharat-Ram

CEO

DCM Datasystems Ltd

1985-87

Dr Vinay Bharat-Ram

CEO

DCM Datasystems Ltd

1985-87

Mr Prem Shivdasani (Late)

Managing Director

ICIM Computers Ltd

1984-85

Mr Prem Shivdasani (Late)

Managing Director

ICIM Computers Ltd

1984-85

Brig S K Malhotra,AVSM (Retd.)

Director

Nitul Data Systems Pvt Ltd

1983-84

Brig S K Malhotra,AVSM (Retd.)

Director

Nitul Data Systems Pvt Ltd

1983-84

Mr R Bandopadhyay

Director

Department of Electronics

1982-83

Mr R Bandopadhyay

Director

Department of Electronics

1982-83

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