Mr. Rajni Patel has a long association with AIBC and continues to be passionate about the Australia-India business and investment space.
In 1994 he joined as a member of the then Australia India Chamber of Commerce (AICC) NSW and was actively involved in the negotiations of merging of AICC with the Australia India Business Council (AIBC).
Mr Patel migrated to Australia from Malaysia/Singapore in 1988.
In 1988 the company, M/S AGROMIN AUSTRALIA PTY LTD, was incorporated and he was appointed a Director of the company.
The company was involved in sourcing Pulses and Grains from Australian Farmers and exporting them to South East Asia, the Indian Sub-Continent and the Middle East.
The company was also involved in Importing Malaysian Palm Oil to the Australian Market.
Mr Patel is also Chairman of the BAPS, Swaminarayan Sanstha (BAPS), a worldwide socio-spiritual organisation in Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations, dedicated to community service, peace and harmony. Motivated by Hindu principles, BAPS strives to care for the world by caring for societies, families and individuals.
Through a number of social and spiritual activities, BAPS endeavours to produce better citizens of tomorrow who have a high esteem for their roots – their rich Hindu culture. Its 9,000 international centres, including more than 5,000 youth centres, support these activities of character-building. Under the guidance and leadership of His Holiness Pramukh Swami Maharaj and now His Holiness Mahant Swami Maharaj, BAPS aspires to build a community that is morally, ethically and spiritually pure, and free of addictions.