Global Indian of the Year 2019-20

URS-AsiaOne has been consistently highlighting the real people behind India’s growth engines: People who work on the base, who create that platform which the rest of the world uses to build their structures – business, social and political. They are primus inter pares: other leaders look up to them for guidance and inspiration.

Global Indian of the Year 2019-20 (Trademarked)

Under AsiaOne’s Intellectual Property Right (IPR) – AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year (GOY), we feature those who are exclusive, exceptional and extraordinary. The level of grandeur at GOY is unparalleled. It emblazons only the supreme in the real sense.

This is in addition to our World’s Greatest Brands & Leaders, Asia’s Greatest Brands & Leaders, and India’s Greatest Brands & Leaders IPRs!

Global Indian of the Year is a prestigious annual nomination & selection of the most prominent personalities from India. It is entirely made of those who have really made an indelible mark for other leaders to follow and generations to admire. Only par excellence leaders from across India are worthy of being nominated & selected as AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year 2019-20, and in the past, only the following 8 exclusive “AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year” have been felicitated at the “Asian Business & Social Forum 2018-19 (16th Sep 2019 at Taj Lands End Hotel, Mumbai)” for their special work in the industry and society:

  • Ravi B Goyal, Chairman &Managing Director, AGS Transact Technologies
  • Mr. Sanjay Shah, Founder & CEO, Vistex Inc. USA
  • Dr. P Shyama Raju, Founder & Chancellor, REVA University,
  • Mr. Ajay Harinath Singh, Chairman, Darwin Platform Group of Companies
  • Mr. Ajay Bhattacharya, Managing Director, Fortrec Chemicals
  • Dr. Christopher Richard, Managing Director, G7 CR Technologies
  • Dr. Habil Khorakiwala, Founder & Chairman, Wockhardt Group
  • Dr. Sanjeev Gupta – Chairman & Managing Director, Shri Krishan Grit Co.

Now, for the Fifth Edition, we are nominating & selecting “AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year 2019-20” in the following 10 categories:

  • Person of the Year – Political Leadership
  • Person of the Year – Business Leadership
  • Person of the Year – Community Leadership
  • Person of the Year – Technology
  • Person of the Year – Sports/Cinema
  • Person of the Year – Global Leadership
  • Person of the Year – Education
  • Person of the Year – Healthcare
  • Person of the Year – Start-ups
  • Person of the Year – Editor’s Choice

Of these, Education, Healthcare and Start-ups are flexible categories, which may be changed every year.

How GOY 2019-20 are Nominated?

Leaders who have made the most impact in a year, and consequently have made the world a better place in the aftermath, are nominated as Global Indian of the Year. They may also have made a similar impact within a region of their activities in their specific category.

Thus, AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year is nominated annually and might be a newsmaker or generally highly admirable because of their highly innovative ideas, excellent business, political, or administrative acumen, or extraordinary contributions to the society – leaving an indelible mark in the process.

The list of nominated AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year is painstakingly created after months of intense research conducted by our research team with active help from our editorial team.

The Final Selection

The final selections are made on the basis of the following:

  1. We have introduced an online poll for reader’s/people’s choice, and a certain weightage is given to their scores.
  2. We send the “List of Nominated AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year” to our top ten “World’s Greatest Leaders 2019-20 – Sixth Edition” and top ten “Asia’s Greatest Leaders 2019-20 held on 7th Feb 2020 at Marriott Marquis Hotel Bangkok, Thailand for their advice on the selection. The advice of these eminent personalities is peremptory.
  3. After taking into account the scores of readers, and advice of top ten World’s Greatest Leaders and top ten Asia’s Greatest Leaders, the final selection is made by the Editor of AsiaOne.

6th Edition Women Empowerment Entrepreneur Awards 2019-20

It is a widely recognized fact that talent is genderless and an inclusive environment which nurtures a diverse workforce makes any organization more productive, innovative, agile and more receptible to the internal as well as the external environment. In sync with UN Women, we are dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women, while endeavoring towards accelerating progress on meeting their needs worldwide.

AsiaOne’s Women Empowerment Entrepreneur Awards is our attempt to recognize not only the achievements of ambitious women who have left indelible impressions of glory in their respective spheres owing to their determination, perseverance and passion to make it big, but also their efforts in helping economies thrive, spurring their productivity and growth.

In our bid to select the phenomenal and the prodigious, we take into account the extent of their influence, impact, success and contribution towards the improvement of society, economy and the world in general; based on each candidate’s innovative ideas and practices, business acumen, and the spirited contribution towards the welfare of humanity. Our exclusive list of “AsiaOne Women Empowerment Entrepreneur Awardees” comprises entrepreneurs and social leaders from diverse spheres who have elegantly graced the pedestal of success with their wisdom, grandeur and charisma, while we merely mirror their reflection of influence, impact and spirit that these top-notch personalities are creating the world over.

How “AsiaOne Women Empowerment Entrepreneur Awardees” are Chosen?

“AsiaOne Women Empowerment Entrepreneur Awardees” are chosen annually through a passionate research, in which URS-AsiaOne’s Editorial Team and the Research Team scout 16 industries worldwide to select only the most worthy from an unceasing list of contenders. After a wide and in-depth research, we painstakingly create an exclusive list of special winners for our “AsiaOne Women Empowerment Entrepreneur Awardees” IPR. UNITED NATIONS GLOBAL COMPACT and THE WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT PRINCIPLES logo and text rights are part of the awards to the final winning brands & leaders.

40 Most Influential Under 40 Indians 2019-20

AsiaOne 40 Most Influential Under 40 Indians 2019-20 is a prestigious annual selection of the most prominent personalities globally. This list is entirely made of those who have made an indelible mark for other leaders to follow and generations to admire!

40 is an age of achievements, maturity and triumphs – both at personal and professional levels. Through our “AsiaOne 40 Most Influential Under 40 Indians” IPR, we do not highlight the wealth of our candidates. That is not the sole factor of success any more. Of course, we calculate the extent of influence, impact, success and contribution towards the improvement of society and the world in general; however, it is based on each candidate’s innovative ideas & practices, business acumen, and the spirited contribution – regardless of age – towards the good of other human beings rather than the accumulation of wealth, which is pro tem.

Though our list is “AsiaOne 40 Most Influential Under 40 Indians”, you’ll notice several relatively young turks making the mark, as the benchmark of personal and financial success has drastically changed over time. Our list is a reflection of influence, impact and spirit that these top-tier personalities have created worldwide.

How “AsiaOne 40 Most Influential Under 40 Indians” are Chosen?

“AsiaOne 40 Most Influential Under 40 Indians” are chosen annually through passionate research, in which URS-AsiaOne’s editorial team and the research team scout 16 industries worldwide to cherry-pick only the most worthy from a seemingly unending expanse using both secondary and primary data. After a wide and in-depth research, we painstakingly create an exclusive list of special winners for our “AsiaOne 40 Most Influential Under 40 Indians” IPR.

AsiaOne Global Person of the Year 2019-20

URS-AsiaOne has been consistently highlighting the real people behind the world’s growth engines: People who work on the base, who create that platform which the rest of the world uses to build their structures – business, social and political. They are primus inter pares: other leaders look up to them for guidance and inspiration.

AsiaOne Person of the Year 2019-20 (Trademarked)

Under AsiaOne’s Intellectual Property Right (IPR) – AsiaOne Person of the Year (POY), we feature those who are exclusive, exceptional and extraordinary. The level of grandeur at POY is unparalleled. It emblazons only the supreme in the real sense.

This is in addition to our World’s Greatest Brands & Leaders, Asia’s Greatest Brands & Leaders, and India’s Greatest Brands & Leaders IPRs!

AsiaOne Global Person of the Year is a prestigious annual nomination & selection of the most prominent personalities from the Asian continent. It is entirely made of those who have really made an indelible mark for other leaders to follow and generations to admire. Only par excellence leaders from across Asia & GCC are worthy of being nominated & selected as AsiaOne Person of the Year 2019-20, and in the past only the following 10 exclusive “AsiaOne Global Person of the Year” have been felicitated at the “Indo-UAE Business & Social Forum 2018-19 (1st May 2019 at J W Marriott Marquis Hotel, Dubai)” for their special work in the industry and society:

•    Mr. Ahmed Akbar Sobhan, Chairman, Bashundhara Group
•    Dr. GSK Velu, Chairman & Managing Director, Trivitron Healthcare Group & Neuberg Diagnostics
•    Dr. P Shyama Raju, Chancellor, REVA University
•    Dr. Hema Divakar, Chairperson, Divakar Specialty Hospital
•    Mr. Mir Nasir Ali Khan, Managing Director, MAK Projects
•    Dr. Satyajit Kumar Singh, Managing Director, Ruban Memorial Hospital
•    Mr. Ashish Shah, Chief Managing Director, Shree Balaji Group
•    Ms. Sohani Hossain, Managing Director, Universal Group
•    Mr. Lal Chand, Founder, LC Well DMCC
•    Mr. Asfar Khair, Executive Chairman, Bengal Communications Ltd.

Now, for the Sixth Edition, we are nominating & selecting “AsiaOne Person of the Year 2019-20” in the following 10 categories:

•    Person of the Year – Political Leadership
•    Person of the Year – Business Leadership
•    Person of the Year – Community Leadership
•    Person of the Year – Technology
•    Person of the Year – Sports/Cinema
•    Person of the Year – Global Leadership
•    Person of the Year – Education
•    Person of the Year – Healthcare
•    Person of the Year – Start-ups
•    Person of the Year – Editor’s Choice

Of these, Education, Healthcare and Start-ups are flexible categories, which may be changed every year.

How POY 2019-20 are Nominated?

Leaders who have made the most impact in a year, and consequently have made the world a better place in the aftermath, are nominated as Person of the Year. They may also have made a similar impact within a region of their activities in their specific category.

Thus, AsiaOne Person of the Year is nominated annually and might be a newsmaker or generally highly admirable because of their highly innovative ideas, excellent business, political, or administrative acumen, or extraordinary contributions to the society – leaving an indelible mark in the process.

The list of nominated AsiaOne Person of the Year is painstakingly created after months of intense research conducted by our research team with active help from our editorial team.

The Final Selection

The final selections are made on the basis of the following:

1. We have introduced an online poll for reader’s/people’s choice, and a certain weightage is given to their scores.
2. We send the “List of Nominated AsiaOne Person of the Year” to our top ten “Asia’s Greatest Leaders 2019-20 – Forth Edition” held on 7th Feb 2020 at Marriott Marquis Hotel Bangkok and top ten “India’s Greatest Leaders 2018-19 held on 16th Sep 2019 at Taj Lands End Hotel Mumbai for their advice on the selection. The advice of these eminent personalities is peremptory.

3. After taking into account the scores of readers, and advice of top ten Asia’s Greatest Leaders and top ten India’s Greatest Leaders, the final selection is made by the Editor of AsiaOne.

Global Asian of the Year 2019-20

URS-AsiaOne has been consistently highlighting the real people behind the world’s growth engines: People who work on the base, who create that platform which the rest of the world uses to build their structures – business, social and political. They are primus inter pares: other leaders look up to them for guidance and inspiration.

AsiaOne Global Asian of the Year 2019-20 (Trademarked)

Under AsiaOne’s Intellectual Property Right (IPR) – AsiaOne Global Asian of the Year (GAOY), we feature those who are exclusive, exceptional and extraordinary. The level of grandeur at GAOY is unparalleled. It emblazons only the supreme in the real sense.

This is in addition to our World’s Greatest Brands & Leaders, Asia’s Greatest Brands & Leaders, and India’s Greatest Brands & Leaders IPRs!

AsiaOne Global Asian of the Year is a prestigious annual nomination & selection of the most prominent personalities from the Asian continent. It is entirely made of those who have really made an indelible mark for other leaders to follow and generations to admire. Only par excellence leaders from across Asia are worthy of being nominated & selected as AsiaOne Global Asian of the Year 2019-20, and in the past only the following 8 exclusive “AsiaOne Global Asian of the Year” have been felicitated at the “Indo-Singapore Business & Social Forum 2019 (21st January 2019 at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore)” for their special work in the industry and society:

  • Mr. Muhammed Aziz Khan, Founder & Chairman, Summit Corporation Limited
  • Mr. Manwar Hossain, Group Managing Director, Anwar Group of Industries
  • Mr. Deepak Ohri, CEO, Lebua Hotels & Resorts
  • Engr. Md. Mehedi Hasan, Group Chairman, Omicon Group
  • Dr. Hema Divakar, Chairperson, Divakars Specialty Hospital
  • Mr. Radhakrishnan Chidambaram, Chairman, Buy Happy Marketing LLP & VIP Hair Color Shampoo
  • Dr. D. Vijay Krisshna, Founder & MD, Kolors Healthcare Group
  • Ms. Anusha Ravi, CEO, Park Group of Institutions

Now, for the Fourth Edition, we are nominating & selecting “AsiaOne Global Asian of the Year 2019-20” in the following 10 categories:

  • Global Asian of the Year – Political Leadership
  • Global Asian of the Year – Business Leadership
  • Global Asian of the Year – Community Leadership
  • Global Asian of the Year – Technology
  • Global Asian of the Year – Sports/Cinema
  • Global Asian of the Year – Global Leadership
  • Global Asian of the Year – Education
  • Global Asian of the Year – Healthcare
  • Global Asian of the Year – Start-ups
  • Global Asian of the Year – Editor’s Choice

Of these, Education, Healthcare and Start-ups are flexible categories, which may be changed every year.

How GAOY 2019-20 are Nominated?

Leaders who have made the most impact in a year, and consequently have made the world a better place in the aftermath, are nominated as Global Asians of the year. They may also have made a similar impact within a region of their activities in their specific category.

Thus, AsiaOne Global Asian of the Year is nominated annually and might be a newsmaker or generally highly admirable because of their highly innovative ideas, excellent business, political, or administrative acumen, or extraordinary contributions to the society – leaving an indelible mark in the process.

The list of nominated AsiaOne Global Asian of the Year is painstakingly created after months of intense research conducted by our research team with active help from our editorial team.

The Final Selection

The final selections are made on the basis of the following:
1. We have introduced an online poll for reader’s/people’s choice, and a certain weightage is given to their scores.

2. We send the “List of Nominated AsiaOne Global Asian of the Year” to our top ten “India’s Greatest Leaders 2018-19 – Forth Edition” held on 16th Sep 2019 at Taj Lands End Mumbai and top ten “World’s Greatest Leaders 2018-19 held on 1st May 2019 at J W Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai for their advice on the selection. The advice of these eminent personalities is peremptory.

3. After taking into account the scores of readers, and advice of top ten India’s Greatest Leaders and top ten World’s Greatest Leaders, the final selection is made by the Chief Editor of AsiaOne.

Global Indian of the Year 2018-19

AsiaOne Magazine has been consistently highlighting the real people behind the world’s growth engines: People who work on the base, who create that platform which the rest of the world uses to build their structures – business, social and political. They are primus inter pares: other leaders look up to them for guidance and inspiration.

AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year 2018-19 (Trademarked)

Under AsiaOne’s Intellectual Property Right (IPR) – AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year (AGOY), we feature those who are exclusive, exceptional and extraordinary. The level of grandeur at AGOY is unparalleled. It emblazons only the supreme in the real sense.

This is in addition to our World’s Greatest Brands & Leaders, Asia’s Greatest Brands & Leaders, and India’s Greatest Brands & Leaders IPRs!

AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year is a prestigious annual selection of the most prominent Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) all over the world. It is entirely made of those who have really made an indelible mark for other leaders to follow and generations to admire. Only par excellence leaders from across the world are worthy of being selected as AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year 2018-19, and in the past only the following exclusive “AsiaOne Global Indians of The Year” have been felicitated at the “India’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2015–16 (3rd September 2016 at Taj Lands End Hotel, Mumbai)”, at the “India’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2016–17 (9th October 2017 at Taj Lands End Hotel, Mumbai)” and “India’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2017–18 (10th September 2018 at Taj Lands End Hotel, Mumbai)” for their special work in the industry and society:

  • Gautam Singhania, Chairman and Managing Director of Raymond Group
  • Sudha Gupta, Chairperson, Mother’s Pride
  • C P Gurnani, Managing Director & CEO of Tech Mahindra
  • Rana Kapoor, Managing Director & CEO of Yes Bank
  • Arun Agarwal – CEO, Nextt
  • Nita Ambani, Chairperson Reliance Foundation
  • Satya Nadella, CEO Microsoft
  • Amartya Sen, Indian economist and philosopher
  • Indira Nooyi, CEO PepsiCo
  • Tapan Singhel, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Bajaj Allianz General Insurance
  • Khushru Jijina, Managing Director – Piramal Finance & MD Piramal Housing Finance
  • Rohit Kochhar, Chairman, Kochhar & Company
  • Archana Dhawan Bajaj, Director – The Nurture IVF
  • Satya Vadlamani, Chairperson & Managing Director, Murli Krishna Pharma Pvt. Ltd.
  • K R Raghunath, CEO – KIS Group
  • Shri V K Modi, Chairman – Dayawati Modi Academy
  • Raghavan Seetharaman, CEO – Doha Bank
  • Satyajit Singh, Managing Director – Ruban Memorial Hospital
  • Vineet Jain, Managing Director, Bennett Coleman & Co. Ltd
  • Karan Bhagat, Founder, Managing Director and CEO, IIFL Wealth
  • Adnan Chilwan, Group Chief Executive Officer, Dubai Islamic Bank
  • P. Singh, Founder Manager, Lucknow Public School
  • Major Manjit Rajain, Executive Chairman, Tenon Group of Companies
  • Jadavjibhai Anchorwala, Chairman, GreatWhite Global
  • Ameet Mehta, Managing Partner, Solicis Lex
  • Bijay Agarwal, Managing Director, Salarpuria Sattva Group
  • Kamal Poddar, Managing Director, Choice International Limited
  • K Srinivas Reddy, Founder and Managing Director, Shathabdhi Townships
  • Anoop Kumar Mittal, Charman-cum-Managing Director, NBCC

Now, for the Fourth Edition, we are choosing “AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year 2018-19” in the following 10 categories:

  • Global Indian of the Year – Political Leadership
  • Person of the Year – Business Leadership
  • Person of the Year – Community Leadership
  • Person of the Year – Technology
  • Person of the Year – Sports/Cinema
  • Person of the Year – Global Leadership
  • Person of the Year – Education
  • Person of the Year – Healthcare
  • Person of the Year – Start-ups
  • Person of the Year – Editor’s Choice

Of these, Education, Healthcare and Start-ups are flexible categories, which may be changed every year.

How AGOY 2018-19 will be Chosen?

Leaders who have made the most impact in a year, and consequently have made the world a better place in the aftermath, are selected as Global Indians of the Year. They may also have made a similar impact within a region of their activities in their specific category.

Thus, AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year is selected annually and might be a newsmaker or generally highly admirable because of their highly innovative ideas, excellent business, political, or administrative acumen, or extraordinary contributions to the society – leaving an indelible mark in the process.

We may later introduce an online poll for reader’s/people’s choice, and a certain weightage during selection may be calculated on that basis. However, the final decision rests with the Chief Editor of AsiaOne.

What AGOY 2018-19 Award Offers You?

  • Editorial Feature: Four pages of exclusive feature in the next issue of AsiaOne magazine
  • Online Coverage: Features on our websites: asiaone.co.in/me, www.theindiasgreatestbrands.com and www.indo-uae-congress.com
  • Full-page Advertisement: Six full-page advertisements of your brand in any of the next six issues of AsiaOne magazine
  • Speaker’s Slot: You would be an eminent speaker at India’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2018–19
  • Exclusive One-minute Video Broadcast: An exclusive one-minute video to be broadcast on AsiaOne Android & iPhone App with repetition for one month

Bharatiya Mahanatam Vikas Puraskar

India, our motherland, is known for its greatness since ancient times! It has produced innumerable noble leaders who have invariably toiled to bring it glory and development! Driven by exceptional leaders and their phenomenal vision, our country continues to achieve spectacular success in diverse spheres of economy, politics, society and culture. Since the independence of our country, exceptional leaders have continued to generate incredible ideas to further our growth and create a special place for India in the world.

We are the largest democratic nation and the fastest-growing major economy in the world. We are expected to become one of the top three economic powers of the world over the next 10-15 years. We are already the world’s seventh-largest economy by nominal GDP and the third-largest economy by purchasing power parity (PPP). As one of the most promising economies in the world, we are also the third most attractive destination for investments in the world.

Sure enough, India is going to drive the world economic engine in the future. Led by leaders of great vision, our burgeoning youth is the world’s future. They hold the promise of a dynamic and prosperous India through their youthful entrepreneurship. In their journey and cause, they will be led by the same extraordinary torchbearers whose constant endeavours have brought India to a position of zenith today.

Bharatiya Mahanatam Vikas Puraskar (Trademarked)

Such extraordinary leaders deserve exclusive recognition, from an exceptional organization! We are proud to have already felicitated more than 2200 exemplary leaders in the course of our 14 international summits from diverse domains such as Business, Sports, Education, Lifestyle, Politics and Society for their unparalleled contribution towards building the nation.

A new India is emerging, and the credit unreservedly goes to such extraordinary leaders of vision and calibre, who have displayed inimitable vigour in the expansion of business, flourishing of industry and growth of our economy. In their pursuit of excellence, intentionally and unintentionally, they have been creating the next line of outstanding leaders who are eager to walk the path of their role models and carry their mantles.

AsiaOne’s Bharatiya Mahanatam Vikas Puraskar (BMVP) is custom-made for such extraordinary leaders who have dedicated their lives to the greatest development of Asia! These extraordinary leaders would be felicitated at the 5th edition of India’s Greatest Brands and Leaders 2019-20.

How BMVP will be Chosen?

As Bharatiya Mahanatam Vikas Puraskar is for extraordinary leaders of the highest order, mavericks of each industry sector and various social spheres would be nominated by our prestigious council of more than 40 Jury Members who have actively and ingeniously helped us felicitate more than 2300 exemplary leaders in the course of our 14 international summits.

Nominations would be made from 16 industries – one each from Automotive, Education, Energy & Power, Finance, Food & Beverages, Healthcare, Household Products, Infrastructure, IT & Telecom, Lifestyle, Manufacturing, Media & Entertainment, Personal Care, Real Estate, Retail and Services.

Participation of the masses, through public polling and involvement of consumers & industry, would add merit to the selection process. For final scoring and selections, we would indulge the top 50 Iconic leaders of our past 13 summits, who belong to multiple industries and have already been featured by AsiaOne.

As a matter of fact, Bharatiya Mahanatam Vikas Puraskar is the only non-governmental initiative comprising jury scoring, public polling and a scientific research methodology, which is skilfully chiselled by the research experts of URS Media and AsiaOne Magazine.

What BMVP Offers You?

It offers you a host of distinguished benefits:

Prestigious Felicitation: The final winners would be deservingly recognized at the 5th edition of India’s Greatest Brands and Leaders 2019-20, which will be aired on a top English news channel on 30-31 May and 27-28 June 2020. Editorial Feature: The final winners would be part of the Cover Story with a double-spread feature in the July-Aug special issue of AsiaOne Magazine, the only pan-Asia business & news magazine with a distribution across Asia.

Online Coverage: Features on our websites: asiaone.co.in, http://www.theindiasgreatestbrands.com/ would be published.

Speaker’s Slot: You would be an eminent speaker at the at the 5th edition of India’s Greatest Brands and Leaders 2019-20. .

Exclusive Seven-minute TV Broadcast: Exclusive seven minutes’ TV episodes featuring the final winners would be broadcast within six weeks of event date on Hindi business & news channel, Zee Business or India News.

Exclusive One-minute Video Broadcast: One-minute video on AsiaOne Android & iPhone App with repetition for one month would be broadcast.

4th Edition Women Empowerment Entrepreneur Awards 2019

It is a widely recognized fact that talent is genderless and an inclusive environment which nurtures a diverse workforce makes any organization more productive, innovative, agile and more receptible to the internal as well as the external environment. In sync with UN Women, we are dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women, while endeavouring towards accelerating progress on meeting their needs worldwide.

AsiaOne’s Women Empowerment Entrepreneur Awards is our attempt to recognize not only the achievements of ambitious women who have left indelible impressions of glory in their respective spheres owing to their determination, perseverance and passion to make it big, but also their efforts in helping economies thrive, spurring their productivity and growth.

In our bid to select the phenomenal and the prodigious, we take into account the extent of their influence, impact, success and contribution towards the improvement of society, economy and the world in general; based on each candidate’s innovative ideas and practices, business acumen, and the spirited contribution towards the welfare of humanity. Our exclusive list of “AsiaOne Women Empowerment Awardees” comprises entrepreneurs and social leaders from diverse spheres who have elegantly graced the pedestal of success with their wisdom, grandeur and charisma, while we merely mirror their reflection of influence, impact and spirit that these top-notch personalities are creating the world over.

How “AsiaOne Women Empowerment Entrepreneurs” are Chosen?

“AsiaOne Women Empowerment Entrepreneurs” are chosen annually through a passionate research, in which URS-AsiaOne’s Editorial Team and the Research Team scout 16 industries worldwide to select only the most worthy from an unceasing list of contenders. After a wide and in-depth research, we painstakingly create an exclusive list of special winners for our “AsiaOne Women Empowerment Entrepreneurs” IPR. UNITED NATIONS GLOBAL COMPACT and THE WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT PRINCIPLES logo and text rights are part of the awards to the final winning brands & leaders.

3rd Edition Women Empowerment Entrepreneur Awards 2019

It is a widely recognized fact that talent is genderless and an inclusive environment which nurtures a diverse workforce makes any organization more productive, innovative, agile and more receptible to the internal as well as the external environment. In sync with UN Women, we are dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women, while endeavouring towards accelerating progress on meeting their needs worldwide.

AsiaOne’s Women Empowerment Entrepreneur Awards is our attempt to recognize not only the achievements of ambitious women who have left indelible impressions of glory in their respective spheres owing to their determination, perseverance and passion to make it big, but also their efforts in helping economies thrive, spurring their productivity and growth.

In our bid to select the phenomenal and the prodigious, we take into account the extent of their influence, impact, success and contribution towards the improvement of society, economy and the world in general; based on each candidate’s innovative ideas and practices, business acumen, and the spirited contribution towards the welfare of humanity. Our exclusive list of “AsiaOne Women Empowerment Entrepreneur Awardees” comprises entrepreneurs and social leaders from diverse spheres who have elegantly graced the pedestal of success with their wisdom, grandeur and charisma, while we merely mirror their reflection of influence, impact and spirit that these top-notch personalities are creating the world over.

How “AsiaOne Women Empowerment Entrepreneur Awardees” are Chosen?

“AsiaOne Women Empowerment Entrepreneur Awardees” are chosen annually through a passionate research, in which URS-AsiaOne’s Editorial Team and the Research Team scout 16 industries worldwide to select only the most worthy from an unceasing list of contenders. After a wide and in-depth research, we painstakingly create an exclusive list of special winners for our “AsiaOne Women Empowerment Entrepreneur Awardees” IPR. UNITED NATIONS GLOBAL COMPACT and THE WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT PRINCIPLES logo and text rights are part of the awards to the final winning brands & leaders.

Person of the Year 2018-19

5th Edition of Person of the Year 2018-19 is our attempt to recognize the remarkable contribution of distinguished luminaries all over the world. We annually select some best achievers out of a lot of illustrious global performers. Their feats serve as a path to be followed by youth and admirers in India and outside! To be held at Asian Business & Social Forum Dubai 2019 & 5th Edition – World’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2018-19 Asia & GCC” on 1st May 2019 at J W Marriott Marquis Hotel, Dubai.

After months of intense research conducted by our research team with active help from our editorial team, names of few of the leaders have been chosen and nominated for this prestigious award.

India as a continent has been made stronger and proud year-by-year at the global level by those who have been working relentlessly behind the scenes, and they must be acknowledged for their invaluable contribution. Their love for their country & continent, and selfless achievements must also be recognized.

Person of the Year 2018-19 (Trademarked)

AsiaOne has been consistently recognizing and commemorating through its Intellectual Property Right (IPR) – AsiaOne Person of the Year 2018-19 (POY), the indispensable contribution of exemplary Individuals across Asia & GCC. To match the global standards of these POYs, only the best of the best globally are chosen.

This is in addition to our many Intellectual Property Rights across ten countries!

Recent Awards & Business Summit by AsiaOne Magazine: Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Mumbai, Singapore:

“World’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2017-18 Asia GCC Awards” JW Marriott Marquis Hotel 9th May’18 Dubai; Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jzszlmrA_qk

“World’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2017 Asia GCC” The Meydan Hotel, 21st May’17 Dubai Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zSRGIj8xTaQ&feature=youtu.be

“World’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2016 India UAE Africa” Ritz Carlton Hotel 29th May’16 Abu Dhabi Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oBAY8omLMAY

“World’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2015 Asia GCC” Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel, 12th Dec’15 Dubai Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z5St1q2JiOw

“Asia’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2016” Marina Bay Sands Hotel 24th Jan’17 Singapore Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pWF7H6eA-g4

“Asia’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2017” Marina Bay Sands Hotel 29th Jan’18 Singapore Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KzT-NajsoHs

“Asia’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2018” Marina Bay Sands Hotel 21st Jan’19 Singapore Video: https://youtu.be/Ei4cQkcDevk

India’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2017-18 ” Taj Lands End Hotel 10th Sep’18 Mumbai Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z67FPyXOy8E&feature=youtu.be

“India’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2017-” Taj Lands End Hotel 9th Oct’17 Mumbai Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LhQt6LrOlu4

“India’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2016-” Taj Lands End Hotel 3rdSept’16 Mumbai Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QuWr2AhhcW0

Only par excellence global leaders from across Asia & GCC Region are worthy of being selected as AsiaOne Person of the Year 2018-19.

The various categories for AsiaOne Person of the Year 2018-19 are as follows:

Political Leadership; Business Leadership; Community Leadership; Technology Leadership; Sports/Cinema Leadership; Global Leadership; Education Leadership;

Healthcare Leadership; Start-ups Leadership; Editor’s Choice Of these, Education, Healthcare and Start-ups would be flexible categories, which may be changed every year.

Few Previous Year Winners: Madam Grace Pinto; Ryan International, Ashok Aggarwal; HPM Chemicals and Fertilizers, Dr. Tejinder Singh; Qtickets & BPO Plus Qatar, Manoj Shroff; Niti Group of Companies, Dr. Vandana Gandhi; British Orchard Nursery, Dr. K. D. Singh; Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament, etc.

How POYs are Nominated?

Leaders who have made the most impact in a year, and consequently have made the world a better place in the aftermath, are nominated as Person of the Year. They may also have made a similar impact within a region of their activities in their specific category.

Thus, AsiaOne Person of the Year is nominated annually and might be a newsmaker or generally highly admirable because of their highly innovative ideas, excellent business, political, or administrative acumen, or extraordinary contributions to the society – leaving an indelible mark in the process.

The list of nominated AsiaOne Person of the Year is painstakingly created after months of intense research conducted by our research team with active help from our editorial team.

The Final Selection

The final selections are made on the basis of the following:

a) We have introduced an online poll for reader’s/people’s choice, and a certain weight-age is given to their scores.

b) We send the “List of Nominated AsiaOne Person of the Year 2018-19” to our top ten “Asia’s Greatest Leaders Asia & GCC 2018 – Third Edition – ” held on 21st January 2019, Marina Bay Sands Expo and Conventions Center, Singapore and top ten “India’s Greatest Leaders 2017-18 – Process Reviewers PricewaterhouseCoopers PL held on 10th Sep 2018 at Taj Lands End, Mumbai for their advice on the selection. The advice of these eminent personalities is peremptory.

c) After taking into account the scores of readers, and advice of top ten Asia’s Greatest Leaders and top ten India’s Greatest Leaders, the final selection is made by the Chief Editor of AsiaOne.

d) Primary Data Evaluations from the filled Leader form.