Connecticut CGBP Certified Trainers

Bharat Manghnani, CGBP

Business Mentor, SCORE

Bharat has over 40 years of management experience in the consumer products, fragrances, liquor and cigarettes arenas with extensive trade experience in international markets. He also owned and operated an import/export business. Most recently he was Managing Director of his own import/export firm supplying duty free products to the diplomatic corps. In 1989, he was appointed Diplomat of Liberia and served in that role until the beginning of the Liberian Civil War in 1991. He was also appointed Diplomat of Vanuatu in 2004. He served in that role until 2006, assisting in getting government loans for new reconstructions. Bharat’s areas of expertise include contract negotiations, business plan development, strategic planning, marketing and sales, international trade, and wholesale operations.