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U.P Industrial Consultants Limited, popularly known by its acronym UPICON, is a premier constancy organization with it’s headquarter at Kanpur, a leading industrial city of the state of Uttar Pradesh in North India. UPICON was established in 1974 by the Govt. of U.P. Further restructured in 1976 by the apex financial Institutions of the country, namely, Industrial Credit & investment Corporation of India (ICICI) in association with national bank and state level industrial development and financial institutions with an objective to provide comprehensive consultancy services to the prospective entrepreneurs belonging to small and medium sector. The consultancy services from UPICON cover socio economic surveys, industrial surveys, evaluation of schemes of the Central State Govt. census surveys. The services also cover project identification, Technology transfer, preparation of project reports, assessment of market demand and potentially demand forecasting, revival and modernization of sick industrial units, infrastructure and area development studies, management and organizational studies and other relared services to industrial and institutions. It also conducts various types of training programmes for the benefit of entrepreneurs, manager and senior executives of institutions in the field of entrepreneurship development, financial, marketing and office management etc.
UPICON has a dedicated team of professionals from different disciplines such as marketing, management, financial and engineering & technology etc ving vast experience in their respective fields.
Connecting People for over 46 Years
“Our first step in exceeding your expectations is to know those expectations”
This division looks after the training needs of entrepreneurs and executives throughout the State. A large number of specially designed programmes are being conducted at the instance of government departments, financial institutions and commercial banks etc.
IT & ITeS
This division provides Project Management Services including detailed project reports, applications, field survey, assessment & analysis of sites, discussion associations, follow-up with municipal corporations, industry representatives and liaison with funding agencies.
Research, Data Analysis & Consultancy
Consultancy has gone from being a one-way street, to a two-way interactive process, to a process that evolves and personalises itself based on customised inputs from the client, to now being a new revolutionary process pioneered by UPICON.
UPICON believes in regular innovations and research, which it does along with it partners, such as Sapio Analytics, that focuses on strong data driven outputs and conclusions, helping in citizen-focused economic growth of the nation.
Entrepreneurship & Skill Development
UPICON is conducting a number of practical training programmes under (Mass Employment Generation through Science and Technology) Scheme of the Govt. of India. It’s organized for women entrepreneurs and this is belonging to Scheduled and Backward castes.
UPICON focuses on decentralised New-age consultancy, Artificial Intelligence supported approaches and empowering Skill proficiency services (evaluation, assessment, development) should be at the heart of the Winning Leap.
Mr. Navneet Sehgal
Mr. Navneet Sehgal currently serve as Additional Chief Secretary (ACS) to the Government of UP. He is the Principal Secretary of Department of MSME, Export Promotion. Mr. Sehgal also serve Chairman of B.I.D.A, U.P.S.I.C., I.E.D / Uttar Pradesh Handicraft Development and Marketing Corporation / Export Commissioner, Bureau of Export Promotion. Mr. Sehgal is a trained Chartered Accountant.
Mr. Pravin Singh
Mr. Pravin Singh currently serves as the Managing Director of UPICON. Mr. Singh has led the company through stage of exponential growth & has led the company into several new business lines; including Financial Inclusion and IT. He is also involved in various socio-cultural activities & organization is various leadership position; and currently serves as Vice President of the Indian Powerlifting Federation.
UPICON’S RESOURCES & STRENGTHS
The Company’s main strength and resources is its professional team of 65 professionals from different disciplines of engineering, finance, management marketing etc. with 10-25 years’ field experience. This team is supported by field investigator surveyors, supporting and subordinate staff whose strength is at present 217. In order to have efficient storage and retrieval of information and data, the company has 4 servers, 125 computers with modem software, printers, LAN/WAN connectivity and experienced manpower to handle the data. The Company has well-equipped library, data center fully computerized having information on more than 8000 industrial projects in the small, medium and large scale sectors, the data of which is regularly updated, keeping viwe the changes in the scenario and technogies. UPICON has a broad horizon ahead and every day a new idea is transformed in to a useful proposition under its umbrella. UPICON is continuously setting up higher targets thereby offering its catalytic role towards speedier industrialization in all sectors.
UPICON : DIVISONS
UPICON IS CARRYING OUTS ITS ACTIVITIES THROUGH FOLLOWING DIVISONS COVERING THE NEEDS OF VARIETY OF ENTREPRENEURS, CENTRAL & STATE GOVT. DEVELOPMENT, FINACIAL INSTITUTIONS & BANKS.
RURAL PROJECT DIVISION
With the countinuing emphasis on development of raral sector, UPICON has opened a Rural Project Division for providing consultancy services by way of transfer of suitable technology befitting the rural environment thereby raising the income levels of rural tribal folks.
We have organized entrepreneurship development programmes sponsored by Khadi & Village Industries Commissions under REGP since last 8 year for rural entrepreneurs who have been sanctioned loan by State office of KVIC under margin money schemes in the state of Uttar Pradesh. We are also providing training under PMEGP. The Khadi & Village Industries prograqmme plays a predominate role in providing employment opportunities to rural artisans more specifically the socio-economic weaker strata of the society.
PROJECT CONSULTANCY DIVISION
This division offers comprehensive services from from the state of concept to commissioning of a project. It widely cover identification, formulation and tech-economic studies of projects and also provides detailed engineering and turn-key services.
THE CONSULTANCY SERVICES MAINLY INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:
Identification of project opportunities.
Preparation of tech-economic feasibility reports including detailed project reports.
Undertaking market surveys on behalf of entrepreneurs at state and national level.
Preparation of appraisal report for financial institutions.
Preparation of project profiles and market survey report for benefit of new entrepreneurs.
Preparation of valuation reports for fixed and current assets of existing units for the purpose of revaluation and working capital assistance etc.