Manoj Barve


Chairman and CEO 


  Mr. Barve, is a widely experienced business leader. As the Chairman of BVMW India, he represents the interests of “The German Mittelstand” and several European Associations in India.

Mr. Barve is closely associated with Germany and is an expert in German values, Business Culture, Language and the Mittelstand – German Small & Medium-Sized Enterprises.

Rohish Kalvit


  Market Analyst

 Mr. Kalvit, is a mechanical engineer by profession with MSc. In Energy Conversion & Management from HS Offenburg (Germany). He has consulting, project management and business development experience worldwide for small to large scale thermal, combined cycle and renewable energy power plants. Having worked for 7 years in Germany and 4 years in India, he gained good knowledge of corporate work in both the cultures.

Rainer Ptok


Project Manager - Germany


Mr. Ptok, former Head of Foreign Relations Department at the German Federal Association of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (BVMW) and Owner of the international consulting company, Ptok International Consulting, supports mainly small and medium sized enterprises on their way to international markets. He also served in various management positions for the automotive industry and business associations.

Daniel Raja


PR and Marketing


Mr. Raja has a strong understanding of the economic and political culture across India and Germany, which has helped him help his clients get the best out of their investments over the years. He has successfully helped not only European MNCs, but also SMEs grow their investments in India. He represents BVMW India in Germany.

Thomas Fischer


Market Research


Mr. Fischer is the Director of Market Research at BVMW in Berlin. He is an expert of Big Data Analytics and is administrator of all member-related information of BVMW.

Priyanka Kalvit


Language Specialist & Corporate Trainer 

Priyanka Kalvit has 9 years of experience in teaching German language and 10 years of working experience with Multi-National Companies. She is a certified teacher from Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) and level C1 from Max-Mueller Bhavan, Pune. She has covered whole of Europe to learn and understand the cross-cultural effect on decision making and working in groups.

Nidheesh Bhatt


 Language Specialist & Corporate Trainer  


Mr. Bhatt,  a  management graduate from the University of Applied Sciences, Bremen,  Germany  , has over  10 years of experience in Institutional Sales,  Marketing and Product Management of IT hardware and training   cross-functional teams in Germany. He has found his true calling working  as a German language as well as intercultural trainer with various  corporate clients in India. Nidheesh has lived for almost two decades in  Germany and is a vast mine of country specific trivia and is an almost  native speaker of German. 

Shilpa Datar


 Language Specialist & Corporate Trainer  


Ms. Datar has a Masters in teaching German as a foreign language from the University  of Pune and has lived in Germany for 10 years. With over 15 years of  teaching experience, she is a language teacher at heart and has taught German, English and Hindi at the University of Applied Sciences, Bremen  Germany for seven years. She continues to teach German in India at the university level and also conducts a variety of language and  intercultural trainings at the corporate level.