About CII Institute of Logistics

CII Institute of Logistics (IL) creates a platform for the Industry to gain more insights into the emerging trends, industry specific problems and global best practices in logistics & supply chain management. IL enables the industry to improve efficiency & effectiveness thus enhancing profitability.

Why you should choose CII?

CII is a non-government, not-for-profit, industry-led and industry-managed organization, playing a proactive role in India’s development process. Founded in 1985, India’s premier business association has around 9000 members, from the private as well as public sectors, including SMEs and MNCs, and an indirect membership of over 300,000 enterprises from around 265 national and regional sectoral industry bodies.

With 65 offices, including 9 Centres of Excellence, in India, and 10 overseas offices in Australia, China, Egypt, France, Germany, Singapore, South Africa, UAE, UK, and USA, as well as institutional partnerships with 355 counterpart organizations in 126 countries, CII serves as a reference point for Indian and the international business community.


CII Institute of Logistics to become an International Centre of Excellence in Supply Chain & Logistics and to facilitate Indian Industry to be referred in Global Business for its best practices.


CII Institute of Logistics to be a platform to create and share intellectual capital for reducing transaction cost and improving competitiveness, in the process, nurture the skills of Supply Chain professionals and ensure adoption of best-in-class practices

Leadership Team

Our forward-looking leadership team is made up of dedicated, focused and experienced executives. Working with each other and with our clients worldwide, their knowledge and experience come together to make a difference in the transformation of Supply Chain

Venkatesh Seshadri

Head-Supply Chain Consulting

Vijay Krishnan

Supply Chain Consultant