(Photo: © EECMAI)

New Indian Component Manufacturers’ Association


In India, the Elevator & Escalator Component Manufacturers' Association of India (EECMAI) was founded in September.

EECMAI aims to bring together the component manufacturers based there and make India a " dependable global market hub" for elevators and escalators (E&E).

The first group of EECMAI members met in September 2020 and unanimously elected the inaugural Management Committee:
President: Suraj Thodimarath (Wittur)
Vice President: Hiren Panchal (Apson)
Secretary: Kumara Swamy (Monteferro)
Joint Secretary: Nayan Movaliya (Tectronics)
Treasurer: Abey George (Fermator)
Director-Ethics: Ashok Subhedar (DSA Controls)

While taking charge as the first president of EECMAI, Suraj Thodimarath stated “Amongst all the nations in the world, India is best placed to emerge as an alternate global powerhouse for the manufacturing of E&E components that comply to international standards of safety and performance.”

More information: Parag Mehta parag.mehta@blain.de (International Coordination Director for EECMAI)
Priyanka Choudhuri priyanka@tak-expo.net