May 12, 2021

EY shortlists 14 entrepreneurs for EOY Awards

MUMBAI: EY, one of many main world skilled providers corporations, shortlisted 14 finalists to the 22nd Entrepreneur of the Yr – India (EOY) 2020 Awards.

The finalists, chosen from greater than 190 nominations, will likely be felicitated at a digital awards ceremony to be held on 25 March.

The finalists have been chosen by a nine-member impartial Jury Panel led by Uday Kotak, Managing Director and Chief Government Officer, Kotak Mahindra Financial institution, Dr. Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, Chairperson, Biocon, Neeraj Bharadwaj, Managing Director, Carlyle India Advisors, Jalaj Dani, Co-Promoter. Asian Paints, Amit Dixit, Co-Head of Asia Acquisitions, and Head of India, Blackstone Non-public Fairness, Deep Kalra, Founder and Group Government Chairman, MakeMyTrip, Rajnish Kumar, Former Chairman, State Financial institution of India, Rishad Premji, Chairman,

and Gopal Srinivasan, Founder, Chairman and Managing Director, TVS Capital Funds.

“Indian entrepreneurship has come of age. We see budding entrepreneurs from startups to established firms. There are various awards on this nation for recognizing businessman, however EOY seems at entrepreneurship as the important thing lens by means of which individuals and companies are evaluated. The judging course of this 12 months was distinctive as we assessed the candidates for his or her means to carve out a unique future from the current. I wish to commend the 14 Finalists for his or her differentiated enterprise fashions, daring imaginative and prescient, resilience, revolutionary considering, willpower to succeed and the power to construct sustainable companies in opposition to all odds,” mentioned Kotak.

The 14 finalists together with Unicorns and a Decacorn have mixed revenues of Rs 52,000 crores and are offering employment to greater than 1,10,000 folks, EY mentioned in a press release.

The winner of the Entrepreneur of the Yr Award from India will symbolize the nation on the EY World Entrepreneur of the Yr Award (WEOY) on 10 June 2021.

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