a leading global association, communications and event management company,
has acquired Megaron - a leading marketing support and event management company in India. In addition to the current MCI office in Mumbai, MCI will open new
offices in Delhi and Bangalore through this acquisition, giving the company a unique presence in this growing market.
"India is a major strategic market for MCI and we are delighted to expand our business with the acquisition of Megaron,"
Tondeur, President of MCI, "we see great growth potential in this market and Megaron brings some excellent new talent to our company."
The founders of Megaron, Priti Khanna and Nisha Sharma Mullatti, will become active partners of MCI at the global level. Both will be joint
managing directors of MCI India together with Sanjay Saxena, Managing Director of MCI Mumbai. Nisha, based in Singapore, will take on an
additional role as Asia Pacific Sales Director.
Megaron currently employs 25 people, who will all be joining MCI. Besides event management, Megaronís strong creative team also
provides graphic, collateral and web design services, which are all further assets for MCI. Some of Megaronís major clients include
Illy, Hewlett-Packard, Turner International, Timex, ING and Seagate.
"We are very pleased with the reception our Mumbai office has had since its opening in September last year. We already work with several
international associations and are also developing some strong relationships with Indian companies,"
said Robin Lokerman, President MCI
Asia Pacific, "Megaron, with its track record in providing high quality services to corporations, is a perfect match with MCIís current
association business. We are ready to grow the company significantly over the next few years."
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