Karsanbhai Patel
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Karsanbhai Patel

Conferred with the Padma Shri Award by the President of India, Mrs Pratibha Patil, Mr Karsanbhai Patel has been quite well-known as an entrepreneur and philanthropist and the Founder of Nirma who has developed it to a stage where it has more than 18,000 employees and a revenue of more than Rs. 7,000 crore STORY OF PERSEVERANCE Karsanbhai Patel’s story is one of the most inspiring success stories of businessmen of all eras. Born into a farmer family from north Gujarat, Mr Karsanbhai Patel worked as a lab technician after finishing his B.Sc. in Chemistry. However, with an urge to start a busin

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Mochtar Riady
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Mochtar Riady

“Through hard work & an unwavering spirit of an entrepreneur, Riady grew the company into one of Asia’s leading diversified conglomerates and also transformed Indonesia’s banking landscape” A renowned philanthropist and business tycoon who is widely regarded as a pioneer in Asia’s banking and real estate sectors, Mochtar Riady has built a cradle- to-grave business empire that permeates every corner of life in Indonesia. Riady is certainly a giant among self-made men – counting over 100 companies and more than a few billion dollars in value – yet his countenance is down to ear

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Pankaj R. Patel
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Pankaj R. Patel

“Pankaj Patel has been named the “Best Pharma Man of the year” by the Foundation of Indian Industry and Economists in recognition of the growth of Cadila under his leadership” Born in 1951, Pankaj Ramanbhai Patel holds Bachelor of Pharmacy and Master of Pharmacy degrees from Gujarat University, as well as a BA in Science and Law from the University of Mumbai and is an Indian billionaire businessman as the Chairman and Managing Director of Cadila Healthcare, the fifth largest pharmaceutical company in India Wearing Several HatS Pankaj Patel, Chairman and Managing Director, Zydus Cadila

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Robert Kuok
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Robert Kuok

“As a young man, Robert Kuok thought there was no substitute for hard work and thinking up good, honest business plans and, without respite, pushing them along” Among the most successful Asians and self-made industrialists who rule the business-world, Robert Kuok, the Malaysian billionaire, is a living legend. His is an inspiring rags-to-riches story and a dream for all young entrepreneurs, where he has become one of Malaysia’s most successful entrepreneurs and has successfully turned his business into a huge empire AN INSPIRING STORY Robert Kuok’s story is one of immense motivation, a

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Saman Upasena
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Saman Upasena

“Having mastered the art of tea & all its processes, Saman Upasena ensures to attend every single  tea auction in Colombo, tastes his own tea factory samples & knows the difference in the flavours” Having ventured into the family business of tea manufacturing, Mr. Saman Upasena has used his high intellect and sharp business acumen to great effect in establishing his empire as the foremost tea producer in Asia. He leads by example when it comes to automation, teamwork, open communication, forward thinking and management of resources Transforming ideas inTo realiTy After gradua

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Samprada Singh
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Samprada Singh

“Samprada is the oldest entrepreneur in the pharmaceutical industry and has spearheaded Alkem to become the fifth largest pharmaceutical company in India in terms of domestic sales” A spearhead of the Indian pharmaceutical industry, Samprada Singh has transformed Alkem Laboratories to reach as many as 55 countries worldwide through his dynamism, vision and leadership. Under his leadership, it is poised for greater times ahead with spectacular growth & production of high-quality branded generics, generic drugs, active pharmaceutical ingredients and neutraceuticals Founder   wi

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Shailesh Dalmia
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Shailesh Dalmia

“His zeal & commitment to education; his farsighted vision & leadership qualities; & his immense contribution to nation building has been acknowledged by the President of India” Aiming to provide value-based global business knowledge with holistic perspective and innovative thinking, Shailesh Dalmia has brilliantly handled and has successfully led the N. L. Dalmia Institute of Management Studies and Research through many dynamic changes to help it become one of the best management schools in the city A VISIONARY STRATEGIST Taking the legacy further by rendering unmatched guidan

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Suhail Bahwan
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Suhail Bahwan

“Bahwan would drop by fellow shop owners, introducing himself & trying to sniff out opportunities. He attended gatherings & befriended government officials, building a list of contacts” From humble beginnings, Suhail Bahwan became a billionaire in Oman, as he first went into business with his brother Saud in 1965, selling fishing nets and building materials, before scoring the Toyota dealership in 1975, and then became the Founder and Chairman of Suhail Bahwan Group, one of the largest conglomerates in Oman A Born EntrEprEnEur Bahwan was born in Sur, a small seaport along a barren

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TSS Krishnan
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TSS Krishnan

“At his heart lies building long-lasting relationships with customers through quality offerings,which reflects upon his unwavering commitment to build every project better than what has been offered before” In this cut-throat business of real-estate, Mr. Krishnan, a great inspirational and an innovative leader and a Chartered Accountant, has created a highly respectful place for himself through his dedicated efforts and commitment towards his objectives to provide his clients with their desired accommodations and return on investments Man of Many Roles Mr. Krishnan joined the Appaswamy Gro

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Dr. Tahir
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Dr. Tahir

“Under his dynamic leadership, Mayapada Group has become one  of Indonesia’s biggest conglomerates, with businesses in financial services, healthcare, real estate and media” Believing that every crisis brings its own opportunity, Dr. Tahir - Founder of Mayapada Group, who goes by one name and is a self-made entrepreneur - has over the last three decades built the Mayapada Group, a consortium of businesses in banking, insurance, healthcare, retail, real estate development and media Offering StrOng LeaderShip A devoted Christian, and immensely self-inspired, Dato’ Sri Prof. Dr. Tahi

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