AUSIB (Alliance for US India Business)
The Alliance for US India Business (AUSIB) is leading trade association that offers a pathway to help your business succeed in the US and India. Founded in 2004, AUSIB continues to be instrumental in building the bridges of business and educational cooperation between the two countries. Business and education opportunities in India and the US are abundant. AUSIB helps you channelize your efforts in the right direction in an uncomplicated and interesting manner.
AUSIB seeks to augment investment flows and trade between the US and India and open new channels of communication between business and government leaders. AUSIB steers the wheel to accelerate every stage of the new ventures - starting from how to set up business ranging to looking for business partners/business partnerships. The association has played a pivotal role in expanding bilateral trade in key sectors such as information technology, pharmaceuticals and life sciences, media and entertainment, and renewable energy.
AUSIB's Higher Education Initiative - AUSIB EduNext - looks beyond standard practices to set new milestones, mobilize organizations, and drive tangible results to empower and make Educational Institutes more Capable and Future Ready. AUSIB's approach combines in-depth expertise into the dynamics of Higher Education at all levels in close collaboration with an institution. We seek to be the change catalysts for Universities and Institutes of Higher Education in the US and India. AUSIB EduNext creates a roadmap for robust development of the institutions. It enables institutions of Higher Education in the US and India to create value by tapping EduNext team's collective knowledge and expertise.
We closely work with policymakers and decision-makers in both the countries to advance legislation promoting bilateral trade and educational collaboration between Universities. AUSIB has spearheaded efforts to reduce trade barriers, increase bilateral import-export business opportunities, eliminate bottlenecks in immigration and employment policies, mitigate business risks via strategic road maps, and facilitate cultural understanding.
AUSIB works with member companies and educational institutions in both countries to generate bottom-line results that take dreams forward. We draw our strength from the influential Indian-American community, a cornerstone of entrepreneurship and academic excellence in the US. The growing success of the Indian-American community, coupled with an unparalleled resource and an impressive contact base, makes AUSIB a bilateral organization you can count on.
Business management consultancy, business marketing strategy, organizing business and higher education delegations, joint venture agreements (JVA) are among the many things that AUSIB offers to ensure a higher return on investment (ROI).
AUSIB is co-chaired by Mr. Arun Shourie (Former Indian Disinvestment Minister) and Mr. Salman Khurshid (Indian Minister of State for Corporate Affairs and Minority Affairs).