Ronald Colaco joined for breakfast with the new President of the United States of America, Donald Trump, on February 2, at 7.30 am at the Washington Hilton near the White House in Washington DC along with the members of Congress, government officials, leaders from throughout the United States, diplomatic community and specially chosen delegates from over 140 countries.
A glittering ceremony was held in Nehru Maidan here on Sunday December 19 to mark the conclusion of the 25 days of World Konkani Cultural Festival, with veteran parliamentarian and former deputy Prime Minister Lal Krishna Advani gracing the occasion as the chief guest for the valedictory function along with the Chief Minister of the state B S Yeddyurappa.
Ronald Colaco is a NRI businessman based in Dubai, whose ancestors originally hailing from Moodbidri in Mangaluru taluk. He started his professional career in Oman during 1975 and worked in 8 Gulf and European countries starting as an accountant and moved on to become head of accounts, head of accounts and administration and financial controller. He was elevated as commercial CEO for a consortium of 3 multinational corporates like CCICL based in Athens, Greece, Mannesmann of Germany and Saipemof Milano, Italy, involved in turn-key projects such as construction of world class petro-refineries, gas processing and re-injection plants, townships and airports.