Apparel Made-Ups and Home Furnishing Sector Skill Council (AMHSSC) has appointed Premal Udani, MD, Kaytee Corporations, Mumbai the new chairman. Udani will take over from from Virender Uppal, Chairman, Richa Global Exports, Gurugram.
Udani has a four decades industry experience, and is a veteran of the apparel and textiles industry. Formerly he was chairman of Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) and President of the Clothing Manufacturers of India (CMAI). Currently he is the Chairman, Board of Trustees of and Member of the Board of Directors, AEPC. Apart from this, he is also founding member of the India Knit Fair Association and was appointed by the Gujarat government for special projects pertaining to apparel industries. He has been on the Board of major trade associations such as the Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO), Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce (FICCI) to name a few.
Launched in December 2013, AMHSSC was established to train, assess and certify personnel in the apparel and home furnishing sector.