MakeMyTrip.com is today India’s leading travel portal.
The MBA is a wonderful degree.You can either use it as a noose, or you can use it as insurance.I would always tend to use it as insurance.
2.Rashesh Shah[Edelweiss Capital]
Rashesh Shah set up a large and successful homegrown investment bank in a single decade.
We always differentiate between a plan and an aspiration.There is always a short term plan,but there are always long term aspirations.
3.Nirmal Jain[India Infoline]
India Infoline is one of the country’s biggest online trading platforms.
You always run a risk,it’s a game of probabilities.You have to be sporting.. however good you are,you may get out for a duck.
4.Vikram Talwar[EXL Service]
EXL Service is one of India’s larget BPO’s.
….Working with a partner requires a huge amount of sacrifice,understanding and tolerance.It’s like a marriage at the end of the day.I mean, worse than a marriage.
5.K Raghavendra Rao[Orchid Pharma]
Raghavendra Rao has built up a $300 million dollar pharma company in 13 short years.
Wherever I worked , even when I held zero shares, my attitude towards the work and the project has been absolutely the same.
He built up a large and profitable company.
I should have started it 3-4 years earlier.If you think about it, it could have been much more bigger if we had started in ’95.But that’s life.You start when you get your break.
7.Shivaraman Dugal[Institute For Clinical Research In India]
Shivaraman is someone who is always looking for the Next Big Thing.
Professionals are better than entrepreneurs for running the business.Because an entrepreneur is too much in love with his creation.When you love something, you are blind to everything which is wrong in it.
Marketics an analytics company which recently sold out to WNS for an estimated $65 million.
Do you want to stay happy but small or do you want to grow? These are two different paths and you have to choose one.We made the choice to scale up.
We are the only comapny that checks every garment before shipping, in the US.
IRIS a financial information management service.
One has to have a creative streak if one needs to be an entrepreneur.A strong desire to want to create something and to make that happen.