Atul Nishar, President, The Namaste America committee and all the advisory board for India-US relations, hosted a grand evening of jazz and cocktails at the Trident Rooftop, Nariman Point to welcome the brand new US Consul General to Mumbai, Mr. Edgard Kagan, and his lovely wife Cynthia Gire. The new CG was hosted by the President of #NamasteAmerica, Atul Nishar and Niraj Bajaj, Director Bajaj Group. Along with the advisory committee of the #NamasteAmerica group, that nurtures goodwill and growth for cultural ties between the two giant democracies.
Atul and Alka Nishar (of fashion store Aza fame) with Niraj Bajaj toasted the crème de la crème of Mumbai. Actress Esha Gupta was a special guest to greet Edgar and Cynthia. Among others Guido Tielman – Consul General, Netherlands, Nayan and Parul Patel, Mrs. Rajyalakshmi Rao, Dr. Vijay Papa Rao Meka, Kailash and Aarti Surendranath, Minal Bajaj, Raman and Kasturi Maroo, Nikhil Meswani, Ashok Wadhwa, Niranjan Hiranandani, Tanaz Bhatia, Anupama Adik, Ramona Narang, Bruno Rodello, Ramona Arena, Kalpana Shah, Kaushika and Kamlesh Hemdev, Sandhya Shetty, Vita Dani, Mustafa and Rukshana Eisa, Dimple Nahar, Nadir and Rati Godrej, Manoj Gursahani and our very own Omar Qureshi were special guests amidst many many more as they mingled over champagne and canapés as singer Sharmila Dias and her band belted out smooth jazz numbers at the glittering event.