Mr Asoke K Ghosh

Asoke K. Ghosh, Chairman and Managing Director of PHI Learning Private Limited, is known for his vision and strategy of internationalizing higher education publications and pioneering low cost world-class books on a mass scale in the early 1960s.

Mr. Ghosh, a founder-member of FIP, has been twice President of the Federation. He is currently the member of FIP’s Executive Committee and the Chairman of its International Relations Committee.

The FIP holds Mr. Ghosh in high esteem and considers him as a mentor and guide to the Indian Publishing industry. For his selfless services towards education and publishing, the FIP conferred on him the Most Distinguished Publisher Award, and the Life Time Achievement Award. FIP was proud to honour him with a special and exceptional award the Saraswati Samman.

Also, he has been actively associated with International Publishers Association (IPA) since 1974 and is presently the member of IPA’s Executive Committee. He is the first Asian to become the Vice President of IPA. In 1991, IPA bestowed on him Outstanding Leadership Award. He was instrumental in bringing the 24th IPA Congress to New Delhi in 1992 for the first time, and 32nd IPA Congress 2018 will again be hosted in Delhi.

Mr N Ram