Vedanta’s Anil Agarwal is E&Y entrepreneur of the year
Anil Agarwal, chairman of leading metals and mining company Vedanta Resources, was on Wednesday named the Ernst & Young entrepreneur for 2008.business Updated: Nov 26, 2008 21:28 IST
Anil Agarwal, chairman of leading metals and mining company Vedanta Resources, was on Wednesday named the Ernst & Young entrepreneur for 2008.
Eight other entrepreneurs received awards in specific categories. Jaiprakash Gaur, chairman, Jaypee Group, in infrastructure and construction sector, Gautam Thapar, chairman and CEO, Avantha Group, in manufacturing, Arvind Rao, CEO and co-Founder, OnMobile Global, for start-ups, Rohinton ‘Ronnie’ Screwvala, CEO, UTV for services, Sanjeev Bikhchandani, CEO and managing director along with Hitesh Oberoi, director & COO, Info Edge (the owner of Naukri.com) for business transformation, and AM Naik, chairman and managing director, L&T, for management.
P Namprumalsamy, chairman, Aravind Eye Care Systems, got the award in the health care segment, while PS Oberoi, chairman and CEO of The Oberoi Group, was given the lifetime achievement award.