Winners - 2014
Entrepreneur for the Year
Dilip Shanghvi - MD, Sun Pharmaceuticals

For taking risks when it mattered. For being a self-made man who has built India's most valuable pharmaceutical company, that is rapidly growing around the world

Best CEO - Private sector
Shikha Sharma - MD & CEO, Axis Bank

For transforming a bank, which primarily had a corporate lending and retail liability portfolio, into a full-service financial institution focussed on growth

Best CEO - Public sector
Arup Roy Choudhury - CMD, NTPC

For proving that a public sector power can hold its own in the face of stiff competition. And for forging ahead with NTPC, adding almost 3,000 MW a year, when private completion faltered under tough economic conditions

Best CEO - MNC
Keita Muramatsu - President and CEO, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India

For successfully taking on the Goliaths in the Indian motorcycle business. For making India a test bed for innovations in Honda's scooters, the results of which are now used the world over

Outstanding Startup
InMobi - Cofounders : Naveen Tewari (CEO), Abhay Singhal, Amit Gupta, Mohit Saxena

For founding the world's largest independent mobile advertising company, which taps into 800 million mobile users every month. For achieving global scale with a startup operating in a a tough environment

Entrepreneur with Social Impact
Chandrashekhar Ghosh - Founder, Bandhan

For starting off with a capital of under Rs 2 lakh, to build one of India's most profitable NBFCs. For leading Bandhan to become the first microfinance company to win a banking licence, staving off competition from 23 much bigger players

NextGen Entrepreneur
Yogesh Mahansaria - Founder & CEO, Alliance Tire Group

For harnessing the competitive advantages of Indian and Israeli assets, and scaling up a niche, B2B business globally by paying close attention to end users across geographies

Conscious Capitalist for the Year
Shriram Transport Finance

For working hard to find new ways to balance the interests of all stakeholders- from the small trucker to shareholders, employees, suppliers and society at large. For showing us that you can indeed, do well and do good

Lifetime Achievement
Prithvi Raj Singh Oberoi - Executive Chairman, EIH

For building on quintessential Indian ethos of hospitality to create a luxury brand, that is recognised worldwide. For setting an example for the current generation at India Inc, on what an entrepreneur with determination can achieve