The Vibrant Gujarat, 2013 was held during 11th-13th January. The event had brought together leading National Economies, Indian States, Policy Makers, Business Leaders, Multi National Corporates, SMEs, Investors and Opinion Makers from across the Length and Breadth of the World. The main focus of the event was on Knowledge Industries, Education, Youth Development, and holding discussions regarding Crucial Issues facing Global Economies as they strive towards Inclusive and Balanced Development.
17,719 MoUs were signed and 121 Foreign Countries and 25 states of India had participated in the event. The number of Corporate Visitors from Foreign Countries was 2100 and 60,100 Corporates and Entrepreneurs from India had participated in the Vibrant Gujarat 2013.
The main reasons behind the success of Vibrant Gujarat 2011 & 2013 was the fact that the emerging channels of progress in Gujarat thrive on account of Business Friendly Policies of the State Govt., and a Pro-people, Proactive Administration which has led to Gujarat becoming the Globally Preferred Investment Destination in India.
As Chief Secretary, Shri. Joti was the Chairman of following four Govt. PSUs of the State Government for three financial years i.e. 2010-11, 2011-12 & 2012-13:
- Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals Limited (GSFC),
- Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizers & Chemicals Limited (GNFC),
- Gujarat Alkalies & Chemicals Limited (GACL),
- Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation Limited (GSPC)
GSFC manufactures Urea, Di-Ammonium Phosphate, Water Soluble Fertilizers and Industrial Chemicals like Caprolactam, Nylon Chips, Nylon Yarn. The Average annual turnover of GSFC was Rs.5570 crores for three financial years i.e. 2010-11, 2011-12 & 2012-13 and Company made Profit Before Tax (PBT) of Rs.1112, 1113, 767 crores respectively.
GNFC manufactures Urea and Industrial Chemicals. The Average annual turnover of GNFC was Rs.3724 crores for three financial years i.e. 2010-11, 2011-12 & 2012-13 and the Company made the PBT of Rs.381, 417 & 422 crores respectively
GACL manufactures Chemicals like Caustic Soda, Special Chlorine Derivatives Group, Hydrogen Peroxide, Caustic Potash etc., The Average annual turnover of GACL was Rs.1667 crores for three financial years i.e. 2010-11, 2011-12 & 2012-13 and the Company made the PBT of Rs.127, 223, 336 crores respectively
GSPC is a leading Oil and Gas Exploration, Development and Production Compnay in India. It also undertakes largest Gas Trading Business and it has significance in the Gas Transmission and Gas Distribution business and Gas based Power Generation. The Average annual turnover of GSPC was Rs.7836 crores for three financial years i.e. 2010-11, 2011-12 & 2012-13 and the Company made the PBT of Rs.403, 941 & 1247 crores respectively
On Retirement Shri. Joti was posted as Vigilance Commissioner, Govt. of Gujarat. He served as Vigilance Commissioner from 1st July, 2013 to 12th May, 2015.