T.V. Mohandas Pai is the Chairman of Manipal Global Education. He was a former director of Infosys and Head – Administration, Education and Research, Financial, Human Resources of Infosys Leadership Institute. He is an astute investor and has invested in more than 8 tech startups in India. He was the first investor in Byju's which is today the most valued EdTech startup in the world with approx USD 4 billion valuation.
Mr. Alfred Ford is the Global Chairman of Ford Motors and Great Grandson of the legendary Sir Henry Ford. He is an initiated disciple of A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada (Srila Prabhupada) since 1974
Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw is an Indian billionaire entrepreneur. She is the Chairperson and Managing Director of Biocon Limited, a Biotechnology Company based in Bangalore, India and the Chairperson of Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore. The company is valued at approximately USD 5 Billion.
Shri R S Sodhi is presently Managing Director of Amul, the largest Milk and Milk based products in India. The group has a turnover of approximately Rs. 50,000 Crores. He has been with Amul for more than 35 years and has spearheaded their highly innovative and widely acclaimed marketing campaigns. He has been instrumental in launching more than 50 new products during his tenure as Managing Director from 2012.
Mr. Manu Jain, India Head and Global Vice President of Xiaomi . He was also the co - founder of Jabong. In Xiaomi he is responsible to take the brand to highest market share in Android Phones beating Samsung etc in record time.
Mr. Yashish Dahiya, CEO & Co-Founder, PolicyBazaar.com which is the largest Online Insurance Brokerage company in India with more than 15,000 employees and growing at 100% per annum in recenue terms, holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from IIT Delhi, MB from IIM Ahmedabad, and an MBA from INSEAD. He started his career as a Business Unit Head at Illinios Tool Works and later moved on to Bain & Co. to work as a Management Consultant. Before starting his entrepreneurial journey with PolicyBazaar.com, he worked with First Europa, a Global Online Insurance Broker, as their CEO.
Mr. Girish Agarwal is the Founder Director of Dainik Bhaskar Group. DB has a circulation of 58 lakh news paper daily with 4.5 Crore readership. They are the largest in India and 4th largest in the world.
Dr. Arvind Lal is the founder of Dr. Lal Pathlabs, he has grown his company on Hub and spoke model. Today his company is listed and the largest company in India in Pathlab Industry with more than 9,000 Crore Market Cap.
Acharya Balkrishna, is the current Chairman of Patanjali, the largest Home grown brand in FMCG in India. His personal wealth has been estimated as USD 6.1 Billion and is responsible for the operations of Patanjali Group. He has a strong nationalist feeling and wants to become the largest FMCG brand in the country.
Mr. PK Gupta is the Managing Director of State Bank of India, he has spent more than 33 years in State Bank of India. He is on board of SME Committee of Reserve Bank of India. With his vast experience he is now responsible for the next level of growth of SBI i.e. Digital Banking.
Padmabhushan, PadmaVibhushan Dr. Devi Shetty is the Chairman of Narayana Hrudaylaya. His organisation does 30 Heart transplants everyday and has halved the cost of the transplant. He is compared with Sir Henry Ford who was the founder of assembly line. His mission is to further halve the cost of Cardiac Surgenry in India.
Mr. Keki Mistry is the Vice - Chairman of HDFC Ltd. HE has been with the group for more than 30 years and has succedded Mr. Deepak Parekh who is still the Non Executive Chairman of HDFC Ltd. He is also on the board as Independent Director of Sun Pharma, IIFL, HCL Technologies and many other.
He is an IIT, IIM Alumunus and was the Head of National Stock Exchange when it was founded. He has a vision of listing 1,00,000 companies on BSE SME Exchange.
Mr. Ridham Desai is the Managing Director of Morgan Stanley India. He is a well known figure in Equity research and his expertise is to understand trends of macroeconomy. Mr. Desai has more than 20 years experience in Identifying Macroeconomic Trends and helping businesses identify the next sunrise sector.
Mr. Abhiraj Singh Bhal, is the Co-Founder and Heads Operations at UrbanClap, a company which helps people find professionals right from a Plumber to a Lawyer and CA. With more than 30,00,000 customers serviced, UrbanClap is undoubtedly one of the fastest growing startups.
Mr. Nirmal Jain is the Chairman of the largest Indian Financial Conglomorate INDIA INFOLINE LTD. IIFL provides Loans, Mutual Funds, Insurance and every possible Financial Product. The company is listed and has Market Cap of Approx 15,000 Crores.
Mr. Bagla is currently Managing Director & CEO of Invest India, the National Investment Promotion and Facilitation Agency promoted by the Government of India. Invest India is also the execution agency for Government of India’s Start-up initiative.
Padmabhushan Ms. Kalpana Saroj is the Chairperson of Kamani Tubes. She belongs to a very poor family and was married at a very early age. However, post a difficult marriage and attempts to commit suicide, today she has transformed her life and turned around a sick company called Kamani Tubes into a profitable company. She is an iron lady and an inspiration to many, she is also on the Board of IIM Bangalore and is an owner of Rs. 3,000 Crore empire.
Mr. Sanjiv Bajaj is the Managing Director of Bajaj Capital. Bajaj Capital is one of the largest distributor of Financial products with more than 100 companies product in their portfolio.
Mr. Boman Irani is an Indian Actor who has worked in many succesful movies such as 3 Idiots, Jolly LLB, Munnabhai M.B.B.S and many more. From a very humble beginning, he has become a super star. In his case age doesn't matter and he is loved by one and all.
Mr. Vivek Oberoi is an Indian Actor who has worked in many succesful movies such as Company, Dum, Saathiya, Shootout at Lokhandwala and PM Modi. He is also an avide Investor and Businessman and has invested in 28 companies.
Mr. Rajkumar Rao is an Indian Actor who has worked in many succesful movies such as Kai Po Che, Queen, Made in China, Stree etc.
Mr. Sanjeev Kapoor is a Celebrity Chef and became popular with Khana Khazana. Today he owns more than 5 Restaurant Brands and more than 70 restaurants across the world. He is also the Co-founder of Wonder Chef which is into Kitchen Appliances Industry and has rapidly grown in its space.
Mr. Prahlad Kakkar is an Ad Maker and considered as Ad Film Guru of India. He has been known for his famous for his Ad Campaigns such as Pepsi, Maggi, Britania, Maggi Ketchup and many other. He also runs a school of Entrepreneurship and works against the Fear Engulfing the students of today.
Dr. Mahesh Gupta is the Chairman of Kent RO, leader in Water Purifier Industry. His company is the leading brand with a mission of cleanliness in all food forms. He has built the entire company without any form of external capital.
Mr. Lalit Agarwal is the Managing Director of V-Mart, the country's most affordable fashion retail chain. Starting from a very humble backgound, Mr. Lalit has made an organisation par excellence with focusing only on Tier 3 & 4 markets and providing aspirational fashion at very low cost.
Mr. Ram Chandra Agarwal is the Chairman of V2 Retail and was the founder of Vishal Mega Mart. Post failure of Vishal Mega Mart, he founded V2 retail and within 10 years, V2 now has 76 stores.
Dr. A Velumani is a BSc in Chemistry, MSc in Biochemistry and a PhD in Thyroid Physiology. He has over 35 years of experience in diagnostics Research and Business. After 15 years of experience in Thyroid Biochemisry Research at the BARC Mumbai, He started Thyrocare in 1995. Focused Biochemistry back end laboratory, he has built an organization which got listed in National Stock Exchange in May 2017, with a stellar oversubscription of 74 times.
Mr. Ramesh Agarwal is the Chairman of Agarwal Packers and Movers. The name is synonyms to household goods movement. They are the leaders and innovators in their own field. Their innovation has brought down the cost significantly and improved their margins. With more than 1,00,000 shiftings in a year, they are the undisputed market leaders.
A listed company with more than 15,000 Crore Market Cap. This is the only company in the world which has right from mining to retailing in gold segment. With 2 Lakh crore annual revenue, Rajesh Exports is one of the 7 companies in India which are included in Fortune 500.
Mr. Sajjan Bhajanka is the Chairman of Century Ply & Star Cement. With more than Rs. 9,000 Crores of combined Market Capitalisation, these companies are leaders in their business. Century Ply is the market leader with more than Rs. 2,000 Crore of Revenue.
Mr. Sunil Kanoria is the Vice Chairman of SREI Infra which is the biggest firm in India in the field of Equipment Financing. They have approx 33% market share and have Rs. 50,000 Crores of Asset Under Management. With more than 1,00,000 customers, the firm boasts of largest consumer base in the industry and maximum OEM partnerships.
Mr. Vikaas Gutgutia is the Founder & MD of Ferns & Petals. It is the largest company in the World for Flower Gifting. It has more than 320 shops in more than 170 countries and has a topline of more than 350 Crores. It provides end to end solution for wedding and large events.
Alisted company which is well known with its Rice Brand, Dawat Rice. The company has more than 4,000 Crs of revenue. It has more than 60% Export and has converted a trading business into a super brand.
Mr. Abhishek Somany is the Managing Director of Somany Ceramics Ltd. He is a 3rd Generation Entrepreneur and his company has been Top 2 companies in the Ceramics space.
Dr. Ajay Sahai, Director General & CEO of FIEO. He has more than 30 years of Experience in Commerce and Trade. He is a policy influencer and has been instrumental in creating Foreign Trade Policy. He is a speaker on multiple platforms such as World Bank, Asian Development Bank etc.
Mr. Nikhil Arora is the Managing Director (India) of the largest Domain Registration company in the world. He has done is Master's from USA and has worked at senior leadership in large organisations in the world such as WeWork. At Godaddy he is responsible for expansion and education of SME's regarding Domain and website development. They have almost 40% Market share in India.
He is a pioneer in the field of Pesticide Industry and has provided high quality products at very low cost to the Indian Farmers. His company is listed with more than 1,000 Crores of anual revenue and has worked with more than 25 lakh farmers.
Mr. Sumit Malhotra is the Managing Director of Bajaj Corp. Ltd. With only one product, Mr. Sumit Malhotra has created a 1,000 Crore Business. The product, Bajaj Almond Hair oil is a market leader with more than 10% Market share in the hair oil industry and 63% in Light hair oil industry.
Mr. Rajesh Sharma is the Managing Director of Capri Global Ltd. The company has been into lending business for more than 20 years and has given funds to more than 5,000 MSMEs to grow their business.
R. Gopalakrishnan is an executive director of Tata Sons Ltd. He also serves as a director on the board of Tata Power, Tata Technologies, AkzoNobel India, Castrol India and ABP Pvt. Ltd. He has served as Vice Chairman - Hindustan Unilever and Chairman - Unilever Arabia. Author of 9 High power books.
Mr. Sanjay Gupta is a first generation Entrepreneur and a category creator of steel tubes in India. He is the Managing Director of APL Apollo Tubes. His vision is to replace the usage of wood in order to save trees. In steel tubes they have more than 50% Market Share and have succesfully grown their business and today their company is listed.
Shri Ram Gopal Agarwal Group Chairman is the Founder Chairman of Dhanuka Agritech Ltd. He holds Degree in Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) from Sri Ram college of Commerce, Delhi University. He is a decisive and action oriented visionary who took over a sick pesticide Company named Northern Mineral Pvt. Ltd. in 1980 to transform it into 1,000 crore. Presently the company has more than 350 products, the company's Market Cap is more than Rs. 1,200 Crores.
Mr. Hari Om Rai is a first generation Entrepreneur and the Managing Director of Lava Mobiles. In an era when most of the Indian manufacturers are struggling due to low cost Chinese options, Lava mobiles has held its ground and is at par with Samsung in feature phone category.
Mr. Radhey Shyam Dixit is the chairman of Ananda Dairy. Ananda Dairy is one of the few companies which procures directly from farmers and also has its own products. They are pioneers in improving the milk yield for the farmers.
Ms. Jayshree Vyas, a professionally qualified Chartered Accountant has been working as the Managing Director of Shree Mahila Sewa Sahakari Bank, Ahmedabad since 1986 which has more than 5,00,000 women clients. She has taken active steps to introduce and operate an Integrated Micro Insurance Scheme for women working in the informal sector and in a short period of three years covered more than 150,000 women. She is also Board Member of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE).
Mr. Atul Chaturvedi is the Vice Chariman of Shree Renuka Sugars Ltd. And on the board of Multiple Adani Group Companies. Shree Renuka Sugars is having a revenue of more than 4,000 Crores per year with interest in Sugar, Ethanol and Power.