The CMD of Biocon, Kiran Mazumdar Shaw has been named as the EY Entrepreneur of the year 2019. She will represent India at the EY World Entrepreneur of the Year Awards to be held in Monte Carlo on June 4 and 6. She has been recognised for her innovation in bio-technology and her contribution towards research and development of affordable life saving medicines. The EY has also announced awards for nine other categories.
Adi Godrej the Chairman of Godrej group has been awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award for transforming the 120 year company of consumer products and home utilities into a conglomerate that employs a work force of 28,000 people. The CEO of Asian Paints, K.B.S. Anand has been conferred with the award of Entrepreneurial CEO.