The World Zoroastrian Chamber of Commerce held its 2017 Annual Global AGM and Meet in Bangalore on 15th and 16th December 2017. The event was hosted at the Clarks Exotica Resort on the outskirts of Bangalore by the Bangalore Chapter of WZCC. Zarin Kharas spearheaded the meticulously detailed event under the watchful eye of Bangalore Chapter Chair Air Chief Marshal (Retd.) Fali Major.
Over 120 participants from all over the world gathered for this two day event that had a plethora of speakers including the amazing Zerbanoo Gifford and Adrian Locher from the ASHA Center in the United Kingdom.
The first day saw the formal business of the Annual General meeting followed by a panel of youth discussing issues and brainstorming with the crowd. The next day a panel of business people discussed the Zarathushti ethos in doing business in India.
Zerbanoo and Adrian through a series of participatory games addressed team dynamics, leadership and other issues vital to any business.
The event ended with the glittering Awards Gala where the WZCC Global Awards were presented.
Entrepreneur of the year award was presented to Feroze Bhandara of Houston, Texas USA for his entrepreneurial success over the last few decades in the United States.
Professional of the year award was presented to Ferzaan Engineer for his pathbreaking work in setting up cancer care.
Young professional of the year award was presented to Zerick Dastur for his success in the legal field.
Edul Daver, the Global Chair of WZCC announced and welcomed the participants to the next AGM in Central Florida, United States in May 2019.