Patricia Hewitt Chair of the UK India Business Council (UKIBC)

Rt Hon Patricia Hewitt, is chair of the UK India Business Council (UKIBC), the membership led organization, backed by UK Trade and Investment (UKTI), that promotes bilateral trade between the UK and India. In the UK she was Secretary of State for Health (2005 - 2007) as well as the longest serving Secretary of State for Trade and Industry in the last fifty years. In that role, she gave top priority to promoting closer business links between the UK and India.