From Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, who spotted Titan's potential early on, to Raamdeo Agrawal, who bet on Hero Honda in the '80s, successful Indian investors believe in long-term bets
Having escaped the axeman in 2001, Tanishq became the undisputed jewel in Titan's crown. But despite his confidence in the jewellery brand, Managing Director Bhaskar Bhat is also counting on Titan Eye Plus and Fastrack to meet the company's 20 percent growth target consistently. And, as recent numbers show, his faith is not misplaced
Through organisational transformation and by reshaping business strategy, Harsh Mariwala is giving his company its best shot at growth in a competitive, ever-changing landscape
After hitting $100 million in revenue in its first six years, Mindtree lost its way. The IT services firm, though, can still catch up with the big league, but it will first have to stop thinking 'mid-tier'
With a spot in the top three as its target, Mankind Pharma, currently eighth-ranked, is focusing on chronic therapies and exports for growth impetus
The Kolkata-based giant has successfully become more than its cigarette brands. Now, Rajiv Kumar's company, best known for its tobacco-based products, is following suit and aggressively diversifying into other segments in a bid to reposition itself
The $2.5 billion Apollo-Cooper marriage was called off before they could say ‘I do’. Both parties are aggrieved, and everyone, it seems, is to blame. Together, they would have become the 7th largest tyre company in the world. But, as this reconstruction of events indicates, they let the roadblocks puncture that ambition