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Bhanu Choudhrie and His Invaluable Team

Bhanu Choudhrie, the Founder of C&C Alpha Group, has a rich history regarding entrepreneurship and the finance industry. In the early part of the 1970s, his father, Sudhir Choudhrie, launched Magnum International Trading Company, which specialized in exporting TVs, and his great-grandfather also headed the Punjab National Bank of India in years prior. This entrepreneurial spirit was passed down to Bhanu Choudhrie, and after completing his studies in the United States, he sought to continue building upon the foundation laid by earlier generations. Creating C&C Alpha Group seemed to be a natural continuation, and in 2002, the company was founded. C&C Alpha Group is currently headquartered in London but has several substantial satellite offices across the world. Operating solely as a holding company in its early stages, C&C Alpha Group has blossomed under the leadership of Bhanu Choudhrie, displaying an expansive portfolio with assets in a variety of sectors, including banking, healthcare, aviation, entertainment, and real estate.

For more information about Bhanu Choudhrie, view his Crunchbase profile.

 Bhanu Choudhrie is a native of New Delhi, India, but later moved to the United States to attend Boston University, where he studied International Business and Marketing. He would continue his education at the esteemed, Harvard University, studying under Harvard Business School’s, Owner Management Program. It was during this time that Mr. Choudhrie fine-tuned his own innovative investment skill set, which he would go on to utilize in creating marketing strategies for a variety of companies including, both, established entities and startups. Since beginning his career, he has developed a stellar reputation regarding successful investments and has received a myriad of honors and awards, including earning the “Entrepreneur of the Year” award from the “United Kingdom’s Asian Voice Political and Public Life Awards.” Amongst his many philanthropic endeavors includes his work with “Path to Success,” which helps underprivileged peoples attaining funding in regards to higher education and improved healthcare. Although Bhanu Choudhrie has achieved a number of individual successes concerning his flagship business in London, he denotes that these achievements would not be possible without the unwavering efforts of his trusted team, who play an invaluable role in bringing abstract concepts to fruition. Connect:

Andy Wirth joins Reno Airport board as Chairman

As reported in the Sierra Sun — The Reno Airport Authority Board has been given a major shakeup as the transport hub looks to expand into the future and improve its facilities for travelers and airlines alike, The Sierra Sun reports. Alongside the three new board members who were announced recently a new chairman of the board has also been installed in the form of Squaw Valley Ski Resort CEO Andy Wirth. The nine member Reno Airport Authority Board will seek to enhance the reputation and facilities offered by using the experience of Wirth and the new board members, who all have experience in bringing major airlines to different areas of North America.

Andy Wirth has been a major part of the recent development of the Reno area as a summer and winter sports resort following his appointment to the board of the Reno Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority in 2013. The growth of the airport is seen as important to the future tourism industry in the region, which Wirth has recently referred to as the gateway to Lake Tahoe. 

Developing major airline links to the Reno region is the next step in the development of the area and is designed to ensure the future of resorts like Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows. In his previous roles in the tourism industry Wirth has been instrumental in securing the arrival of major airlines to regions of Utah, Colorado and Canada. As an expert in international resort management for some of the top vacation providers in the world, Andy Wirth is determined to bring the top airlines and travel providers to the Reno region through his work with the Reno Airport Authority Board.