The team comprises of individuals who have extensive experience and expertise in various functional areas of business. Our expertise has been developed through relationships with all levels of professionals. All our businesses are built on a research and analytics foundation & credibility. The unique combination of our team adds value by introducing diverse approaches and global perspectives in order to make wide-ranging decisions and actively guide our clientele for their business growth.


Chairman & MD – Macro Group of Companies
Founder & President - SME Chamber of India
Founder & President - Federation of Indian SME Associations

Mr. Chandrakant Salunkhe, was involved in the family-owned business from 1982 after completion of his education in Commerce & Business management studies. He has established his own business group “Macro Group of Companies” in 1991, situated at Mumbai. The group is involved in manufacturing, marketing and export of Packaging Machines, Equipment and Packaging material, capital goods, industrial products, processed food products, Industrial automation, Smart Business solutions for quality productivity, industrial electronics & electrical Equipment and supporting large Industries & SMEs for the upgradation of packaging unit by adopting advanced, affordable and patented packaging technology.

Macro Group of Companies:

- Salunkhe Packaging Pvt. Ltd.
- Macro Corporate Services Pvt. Ltd.
- Salunkhe Exports Pvt. Ltd
- Geoptech Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
- Macro Engineering services corporation.

As the serial entrepreneur, Mr. Chandrakant Salunkhe has taken initiative to support other SMEs to expand their business reach & cooperation for better business connectivity and growth, he has founded “SME Chamber of India” in 1993. As the “SME rights activists”, Mr. Salunkhe has been on the forefront for policy change & policy implementation to secure the interest of SME sector, regularly interacting with Prime Ministers, other ministers, government officials and Heads of regulatory authorities, financial Institutions & corporate to resolves issues of SME sector, advocacy for new policies & schemes and empower SMEs for global competitiveness as well as to give priority to SME sector in Ease of doing Business in India. He has taken lead to set up “SME Stock Exchange”, TReDS – Electronic platform for Trade Receivables, National Skill Development Corporation, Change of Definition of SMEs in 2002 & 2020, exclusive SME divisions in various state governments and Indian missions in various countries, Start-up India and collateral free financial facility for SMEs.

Under the dynamic leadership of Mr. Salunkhe, SME Chamber of India is providing support services to large number of SME members for Business growth, strengthening & transformation SMEs for business expansion & diversification, channelising finance & investment, identify emerging opportunities in exports, joint venture, technology transfer, contract manufacturing, merger & acquisitions, import facilitation, commercialization of inventions & innovations, imparting knowledge & education, Government Services, setting up new manufacturing industries, guidance for marketing, promotion, franchise and distributorship as well as various initiatives & policies for revival of sick SME & manufacturing units. He has taken keen interest to organise regularly various National & International level trade promotional activities, events, conferences, Seminars, Webinars, round table discussions, study visits and led many delegations to visit various countries to establish business cooperation & explore various emerging business opportunities.