UNIDO - Cluster Development - Expert Network
First Name RAJVEER
Last Name SINGH
Institution/Company Apex Cluster Development Services
Position Managing Director
Country of Residence   India
City of Residence NEW DELHI
Website www.indianclusters.org
E-mail rajveers@hotmail.com
Cluster Quote grooming Growth

Helped in the Development of Cluster Development Methodology na ,
conducted diagnostic studies for different Industrial clusters in India
and Asia. SME technical advisor to Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat
Governments in India as UNIDO expert. Studied value chain of
differnt verticals and clusters in different countries including China,
Italy, USA. Imparted training to major stakeholders in Cluster
Development in India including State governments i.e. Gujarat,
Andhra Predesh, Rajasthan, West Bengal, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh ,
Ministries of MSME, Textiles (Handloom and Handcrafts), Food
Processing, etc., Banks i.e. SIDBI, State Bank of India, NABARD etc.
and a number of technical insitutes.
Conducted Investment and technology fairs for foreign companies to
partner with Indian companies. Main Investment fairs conducted
were at Bangalore, Khajurao, and New Delhi. A total of more than
500 international companies participated in these investment fairs
and forged joint venture with Indian companies

In which languages could you support a CD project (proficiency level should be adequate so that you could also hold presentations and do trainings in this language)?
English, Hindi,

In which countries have you worked on CD projects?
India,Cambodia and Srilanka
Experience in the following areas ...
Cluster twinning x
CSR in a cluster context x
Innovation in a cluster context x
Cluster based finance schemes x
Export Consortia development x
Monitoring & Evaluation of CD projects x
Gender issues a cluster context x
Poverty alleviation through CD x
Development of BDS in a cluster context x
Energy efficiency in clusters x
Cluster policy advisory x

worked in min. 2 clusters on the respective issue and or drafted methodological texts on the subject
worked in/managed a project where the respective subject was an issue, but not directly implemented related activities
Have you ever worked as Cluster Development Agent (CDA)?
Have you been trained specifically on the UNIDO CD approach?
Have you ever been employed under a UNIDO cluster development project?
How many clusters have you assisted as a CDA?
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In which sectors have you worked on CD projects?