EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2020

Harsh Mariwala, Chairman, Marico named EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2020

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Harsh Mariwala is the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2020

Harsh C. Mariwala, Chairman, Marico was named the EY Entrepreneur of the Year™ 2020 during a virtual Awards ceremony on 25 March 2021. He will now represent India at the EY World Entrepreneur of the Year Award (WEOY) in June 2021.

A visionary who has built a values-driven global organization and made a spectacular contribution to society in driving an innovation culture, Mr. Mariwala disrupted the market and his own business with products and services which are household names today much ahead of the times.

Mr. Mukesh Ambani, Chairman and Managing Director, Reliance Industries delivered the keynote address at the virtual ceremony. The Awards program also saw the presence of other senior business leaders and former World Entrepreneur of the Year™ awardees from India including N R Narayana Murthy (Infosys), Uday Kotak (Kotak Mahindra Bank) and Dr. Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw (Biocon), Carmine Di Sibio, EY Global Chairman and CEO and Julie Teigland, EY EMEIA Area Managing Partner.

Dr. Prathap Chandra Reddy, Founder Chairman, Apollo Hospitals was felicitated with the Lifetime Achievement Award. The Winners were selected by an eminent nine-member independent Jury Panel led by Uday Kotak.

Awards were announced for eight other categories with the winners representing both mature industries and young entrepreneurs from start-ups including Unicorns and a Decacorn.

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EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2020 

Harsh C. Mariwala was named the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2020 during a virtual Awards ceremony. Watch his winning moment.

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