(Standing) Anant Goenka, managing director, CEAT Tyres - winner of FILA 2017 GenNext Entrepreneur; Ranu Vohra, co-founder, Avendus Capital; UpGrad co-founder and chairman, Ronnie Screwvala, FILA 2017 jury member; Forbes India Editor Sourav Majumdar; Avinash Kaul, managing director, A+E Networks | TV18 and President - Strategy, Product & Alliances - Network18; Vikram Pawha, president, BMW India; Joy Chakraborthy, CEO – Forbes India & President – Revenue, Network18; and Manish Maheshwari, CEO, Network18 Digital
Harsh Mariwala, chairman, Marico Ltd - FILA 2017 jury chair; Suresh Narayanan, chairman and managing director, Nestle India - winner FILA 2017 Best CEO - Multinational; Indra Kumar, managing director, Avanti Feeds - winner FILA 2017 Value Creator; Y K Hamied, chairman, Cipla Ltd; Adi Godrej, chairman, Godrej Group - winner FILA 2017 Lifetime Achievement award; Chetna Sinha, Founder, Mann Deshi Mahila Sahakari Bank - winner of FILA 2017 Entrepreneur with Social Impact; Hari Mohan Bangur, managing director, Shree Cement - winner of FILA 2017 Entrepreneur for the Year; Abhaya Prasad Hota, former managing director & CEO, National Payments Corporation of India - winner of FILA 2017 Best CEO - Public sector
(Missing winners - Sumant Sinha, founder and CEO, ReNew Power - winner FILA 2017 Outstanding Startup; Zoho Corp's founder Sridhar Vembu - winner FILA 2017 Conscious Capitalist; and Varun Berry, CEO, Britannia Ltd - winner, Best CEO - Private Sector)
Abhaya Prasad Hota, former managing director and CEO, National Payments Corporation of India accepts the FILA 2017 award for Best CEO - Public Sector from UpGrad co-founder, Ronnie Screwvala; Ranu Vohra, co-founder, managing director and CEO, Avendus Capital; and (extreme left) Joy Chakraborthy, CEO – Forbes India & President – Revenue, Network18
(Left) Ranjit Shahani, vice chairman and managing director, Novartis India; Hari Mohan Bangur, managing director, Shree Cement - winner Entrepreneur of the Year award (Centre); and Ranu Vohra, co-founder, managing director and chief executive officer, Avendus in conversation at the Networking Lounge, prior to the main FILA event
[L-R] Ranjit Shahani, vice chairman and managing director, Novartis India; Suresh Narayanan, chairman and managing director, Nestle India - winner of Best CEO - Multinational - with wife Rajitha Narayanan; Indu Shahani; and Raghav Aggarwal, co-founder, Fluid AI at the Networking Lounge before the main FILA event
The Forbes India Leadership Awards was introduced as an important step towards recognizing transformational leadership across the entrepreneurial space, covering organizations of all levels: startups, mid-sized firms and global enterprises. Forbes India annually recognizes and awards successful individuals and organizations borne out of strong vision, foresight and ethics.