USIBC and the board of directors remain committed to advancing the commercial relationship between the U.S. and India, said Ajay Banga, USIBC Chairman and MasterCard President and CEO.
"Our members are encouraged by Government of India's commitment to economic growth, to attracting the investment needed to achieve that growth, and improving the ease of doing business in India," he said.
They "look forward to contributing to India's growth story through any number of Government of India initiatives, including Smart Cities and Make in India."
The new group of directors is "joining the Council at a time when India is poised for tremendous growth and will undoubtedly provide valuable leadership to USIBC and its members," said Mukesh Aghi, President of USIBC. Anurag Bhargava, Chairman of IREO, the largest FDI investor in the construction development sector in India said, "IREO is committed to delivering world-class homes and supporting efforts to build smart cities and urban infrastructure that enables India's continued economic growth and middle class expansion."