London Mayor Names Deepak Parekh as First International Ambassador

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan has named noted Indian businessman, Deepak Parekh, as ‘International Ambassador’ who will be tasked with championing the UK capital across the globe.

Parekh, is one of the first of a network of international ambassadors, that would include high-level business and cultural figures based in London or overseas. Parekh is the chairman of India’s premier housing finance company HDFC Ltd.
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Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan- named Indian businessman, Deepak Parekh- as ‘International Ambassador’.

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Source- The Guardian