Builders of a better India

Entrepreneurs influence us in many ways. They create products and services we use, build and grow businesses, support economic vibrancy of our local communities and global markets. They shape our lives and create the future.

EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ (EOY) program is a celebration of the passion and perseverance of those entrepreneurs, who, over the years, have contributed significantly towards building the social and economic fabric of our nation. The only truly global business awards program, EOY has till date recognized more than 180 such entrepreneurs in India, who with their creative ideas and exceptional enterprises have emerged as Builders of a better India.

Watch the highlights of the EOY India 2018 Awards program and re-live the inspiring moments of recognizing these Builders of a better India from the past years

    Discover the exceptional entrepreneurial journeys of EOY India 2018 Winners via a special series

      • EOY 2018 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018

        Siddhartha Lal


        Siddhartha Lal
        Eicher Motors

         Lifetime Achievement Award

        Siddhartha Lal


        Azim Premji

        Wipro

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Financial Services

        Siddhartha Lal


        Sanjay Agarwal

        AU Small Finance Bank

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services

        Siddhartha Lal


        Ritesh Agarwal

        Oravel Stays (OYO Hotels and Homes)

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Entrepreneurial CEO
        Siddhartha Lal


        Bhaskar Bhat

        Titan Company

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Business Transformation
        Siddhartha Lal


        Kishore Biyani

        Future Group

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Lifesciences & Healthcare
        Siddhartha Lal


        Binish Chudgar

        Intas Pharmaceuticals

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Consumer Products & Retail
        Siddhartha Lal


        Rajesh Mehra

        Jaquar Group

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manfacturing
        Siddhartha Lal


        Nirmal K Minda

        Minda Industries

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-up
        Siddhartha Lal


        Byju Raveendran

        Think & Learn (BYJU’S)

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Energy, Real Estate and Infrastructure
        Siddhartha Lal


        Atul Ruia

        The Phoenix Mills

      • EOY 2017 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017
        Sanjiv Bajaj

        Sanjiv Bajaj
        Bajaj Finserv
        Lifetime Achievement Award
        Dr. E Sreedharan

        Dr. E Sreedharan
        Delhi Metro Rail Corporation

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Business Transformation
        Ajay Singh


        Ajay Singh
        Chairman and Managing Director, SpiceJet

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Consumer Products & Retail
        Sunder Genomal

        Sunder Genomal
        Managing Director, Page Industries
        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Entrepreneurial CEO
        Akhil Gupta


        Akhil Gupta
        Executive Chairman, Bharti Infratel

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Financial Services
        Rashesh Shah


        Rashesh Shah
        Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Edelweiss Group

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Life Sciences & Healthcare
        Glenn Saldanha

        Glenn Saldanha
        Chairman and Managing Director, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Puneet Dalmia


        Puneet Dalmia
        Managing Director, Dalmia Bharat Group

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Real Estate & Infrastructure
        Sumant Sinha

        Sumant Sinha
        Founder Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, ReNew Power Ventures

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        Satheesh Kumar K.R


        Satheesh Kumar K.R
        Chairman and Managing Director, Enzen Global Solutions

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-Up
        Nithin Kamath


        Nithin Kamath
        Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Zerodha

      • EOY 2016 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2016
        Vivek Chaand Sehgal


        Vivek Chaand Sehgal
        Chairman, Samvardhana Motherson Group

        Lifetime Achievement Award
        Nandan Nilekani


        Mr. Nandan Nilekani
        Co-founder, Infosys and Former Chairman,
        Unique Identification Authority of India (Aadhar card)

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Business Transformation
        Ajay Singh


        Dr Abhay Firodia
        Chairman, Force Motors

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Consumer Products & Retail
        Chandubhai Virani

        Chandubhai Virani
        Whole time Director, Balaji Wafers
        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Entrepreneurial CEO
        Uday Shankar


        Uday Shankar
        Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Star India

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Financial Services
        Vishwavir Ahuja

        Vishwavir Ahuja
        Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director
        RBL Bank Ltd.

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Life Sciences & Healthcare
        Samprada Singh and Basudeo Narain Singh

        Late Samprada Singh and Basudeo Narain Singh
        Chairman Emeritus, and Executive Chairman, Alkem Laboratories

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Hari Mohan Bangur


        Hari Mohan Bangur
        Managing Director, Shree Cement

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Real Estate & Infrastructure
        Vikas Oberoi


        Vikas Oberoi
        Chairman and Managing Director, Oberoi Realty

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        R Dinesh


        R Dinesh
        Managing Director, TVS Logistics Services

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-Up
        Darshan Patel


        Darshan Patel
        Chairman and Managing Director, Vini Cosmetics

      • EOY 2015 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2015
        Vinita Gupta
        Nilesh Gupta

        Vinita Gupta and Nilesh Gupta
        Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director
        Lupin Ltd

        Lifetime Achievement Award
        Dr. F. C. Kohli

        Dr. F. C. Kohli
        Former Vice Chairman
        Tata Consultancy Services

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-Up
        Vijay Shekhar Sharma

        Vijay Shekhar Sharma
        Founder & Chief Executive Officer
        One97 Communications Limited (Paytm)

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Business Transformation
        Siddhartha Lal
        Siddhartha Lal
        Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
        Eicher Motors Ltd
        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Retail & Consumer Products
        R.S. Agarwal
        R.S. Goenka

        R.S. Agarwal and R.S. Goenka
        Executive Chairman and Whole-time Director
        Emami Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Life Sciences & Health Care
        Samir Mehta

        Samir Mehta
        Chairman
        Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Dr. Ramachandra N. Galla

        Dr. Ramachandra N. Galla
        Chairman
        Amara Raja Batteries Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        Krishnakumar Natarajan

        Krishnakumar Natarajan
        Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director
        Mindtree Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Financial Services
        Chandra Shekhar Ghosh

        Chandra Shekhar Ghosh
        Chairman and Managing Director
        Bandhan Bank

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Entrepreneurial CEO
        Romesh Sobti

        Romesh Sobti
        Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
        IndusInd Bank Ltd

      • EOY 2014 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014
        Dr. Cyrus S. Poonawalla


        Dr. Cyrus S. Poonawalla

        Chairman and Managing Director
        Serum Institute of India Ltd

        Lifetime Achievement Award
        Dr. K. Radhakrishnan


        Dr. K. Radhakrishnan

        Chairman
        Indian Space Research Organization

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-Up
        Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal


        Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal

        CEO and COO
        Jasper Infotech Pvt. Ltd (Snapdeal)

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        Ajit Prabhu


        Ajit Prabhu

        Chairman and CEO
        QuEST Global

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Yogesh Mahansaria


        Yogesh Mahansaria
        Chief Executive Officer
        Alliance Tire Group

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Entrepreneurial CEO of the Year
        Arundhati Bhattacharya


        Arundhati Bhattacharya

        Chairman
        State Bank of India

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Financial Services
        Sanjiv Bajaj

        Sanjiv Bajaj

        Managing Director
        Bajaj Finserv Ltd
        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Life Sciences and Agrochemicals
        Salil Singhal


        Salil Singhal

        Chairman and Managing Director
        PI Industries Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Consumer Products
        M B Parekh


        M B Parekh

        Chairman and Managing Director
        Pidilite Industries Ltd

      • EOY 2013 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013
        Uday S Kotak


        Uday S Kotak

        Executive Vice-Chairman & Managing Director
        Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd

        Lifetime Achievement Award
        Yusuf K Hamied


        Yusuf K Hamied
        Chairman
        Cipla Ltd

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-Up
        Rizwan Koita


        Rizwan Koita
        Chief Executive Officer
        CitiusTech

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        V.S.S. Mani


        V.S.S. Mani
        Founder & Chief Executive Officer
        Just Dial Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Rajju Devidas Shroff


        Rajju Devidas Shroff
        Chairman & Managing Director
        Amara Raja Batteries Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manager
        Vineet Nayyar and CP Gurnani

        Vineet Nayyar and CP Gurnani
        Executive Vice Chairman / Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director
        Tech Mahindra Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Real Estate, Infrastructure & Construction
        Ravi Menon


        Ravi Menon
        Chairman
        Sobha Developers Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Life Sciences & Health Care
        Amit Bakshi


        Amit Bakshi
        Chairman, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
        UPL Ltd (formerly United Phosphorus Ltd)

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Consumer Products
        Qimat Rai Gupta

        Late Qimat Rai Gupta
        Chairman & Managing Director
        Havells India Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Business Transformation
        Ajay Bijli


        Ajay Bijli
        Chairman & Managing Director
        PVR Ltd

      • EOY 2012 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2012
        Adi Godrej


        Adi Godrej
        Founder, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
        Godrej Group

        Lifetime Achievement Award
        Ratan Tata


        Ratan Tata

        Chairman
        Tata Trust

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Business Transformation
        Cyrus S Poonawalla


        Cyrus S Poonawalla
        Chairman and Managing Director
        Serum Institute of India

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Life Sciences
        Devi Prasad Shetty


        Devi Prasad Shetty
        Chairman
        Narayana Hrudayalaya

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        Dhiraj C Rajaram


        Dhiraj C Rajaram
        Founder, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
        Mu Sigma

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manager
        Francisco D'souza


        Francisco D'souza
        Vice Chairman
        Cognizant

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-Up
        Naresh Trehan


        Naresh Trehan
        Chairman & Managing Director
        Medanta - The Medicity (Unit of Global Health (P) Ltd)

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Onkar S Kanwar


        Onkar S Kanwar
        Chairman & Managing Director
        Apollo Tyres Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Consumer Products
        T.T. Jagannathan


        T.T. Jagannathan
        Chairman
        TTK Group

      • EOY 2011 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2011
        Rahul Bhatia


        Rahul Bhatia
        Group Managind Director
        Interglobe Enterprises

        Lifetime Achievement Award
        Deepak Parekh


        Deepak Parekh
        Chairman
        HDFC

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-up
        B S Ajaikumar


        B S Ajaikumar
        Chairman
        Healthcare Global Enterprises

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        Analjit Singh


        Analjit Singh
        Chairman
        Max India Group

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Vivek Chaand Sehga


        Vivek Chaand Sehgal
        Chairman
        Samvardhana Motherson Group

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manager
        Natarajan Chandrasekaran


        Natarajan Chandrasekaran
        Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director
        Tata Consultancy Services

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Consumer Products
        Anand C Burman


        Anand C Burman
        Chairman
        Dabur India

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Healthcare
        Desh Bandhu Gupta


        Late Desh Bandhu Gupta
        Chairman
        Lupin

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Business Transformation
        Deep Kalra

        Deep Kalra
        Founder and Group Chief Executive Officer
        Make My Trip Ltd.

      • EOY 2010 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2010
        Dilip Shanghvi


        Dilip Shanghvi

        Chairman & Managing Director
        Sun Pharmaceutical Industries

        Lifetime Achievement Award
        Brijmohan Lall Munjal


        Late Brijmohan Lall Munjal
        Chairman & Whole Time Director
        Hero Group

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-up
        N.K. Chaudhary


        N.K. Chaudhary
        Managing Director
        Jaipur Rugs Company Pvt. Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Mallika Srinivasan


        Mallika Srinivasan
        Chairman
        Tractors and Farm Equipment Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manager
        R. Sridhar


        R. Sridhar
        Managing Director
        Shriram Transport Finance Company Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Life Sciences & Consumer Products
        Shyam S Bhartia
        Hari S Bhartia

        Shyam S. Bhartia / Hari S. Bhartia
        Chairman & Managing Director / Co-Chairman & Managing Director
        Jubilant Lifesciences Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Energy & Infrastructure
        Naveen Jindal


        Naveen Jindal

        Executive Vice Chairman & Managing Director
        Jindal Steel & Power Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Business Transformation
        Rajiv Bajaj


        Rajiv Bajaj
        Managing Director
        Bajaj Auto Limited

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        Rahul Bhatia

        Rahul Bhatia
        Group Managing Director
        InterGlobe Enterprises

      • EOY 2009 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2009
        Anand G. Mahindra


        Anand G. Mahindra
        Vice Chairman & Managing Director
        Mahindra Group

        Lifetime Achievement Award
        N Vaghul


        N Vaghul
        Ex-Chairman
        ICICI Bank Ltd

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-up
        Amit Mittal

        Amit Mittal
        Chairman & Managing Director
        A2Z Maintenance & Engineering Services Pvt. Ltd
        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        Shashi Kiran Shetty


        Shashi Kiran Shetty

        Chairman & Managing Director
        Allcargo Global Logistics Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Harsh C. Mariwala


        Harsh C. Mariwala
        Chairman & Managing Director
        Marico Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manager
        O. P. Bhatt

        O. P. Bhatt

        Chairman
        State Bank of India Ltd
        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Healthcare & Life Sciences
        Pankaj R. Patel

        Pankaj R. Patel
        Chairman & Managing Director
        Zydus Cadila Healthcare Ltd
      • EOY 2008 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2008
        Anil Agarwal


        Anil Agarwal
        Chairman
        Vedanta Resources

        Lifetime Achievement Award
        P.R.S.Oberoi


        P.R.S.Oberoi
        Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
        Oberoi Group

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-up
        Arvind Rao


        Arvind Rao
        Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder
        OnMobile Global Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        Rohinton Screwvala


        Rohinton Screwvala
        Chief Executive Officer
        UTV Software Communications Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Gautam Thapar


        Gautam Thapar
        Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
        Avantha Group

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manager
        A. M. Naik


        A. M. Naik
        Chairman & Managing Director
        Larsen & Toubro Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Business Transformation
        Sanjeev Bikhchandani & Hitesh Oberoi

        Sanjeev Bikhchandani & Hitesh Oberoi
        Co-Founder & Vice-Chairman / Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
        Info Edge (India) Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Energy, Real Estate & Infrastructure
        Jaiprakash Gaur


        Jaiprakash Gaur
        Founder Chairman
        Jaypee Group

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Life Sciences and Healthcare
        P. Namperumalsamy

        P. Namperumalsamy
        Chairman
        Aravind Eye Care Systems
      • EOY 2007 Winners

        Lifetime Achievement Award
        Keshub Mahindra


        Keshub Mahindra
        Chairman
        Mahindra Group

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-up
        Manoj Kumar Upadhyay


        Manoj Kumar Upadhyay
        Chairman & Managing Director
        Acme Telepower Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        Shiv Nadar

        Shiv Nadar
        Founder
        HCL Enterpises
        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Sajjan Jindal


        Sajjan Jindal
        Chairman & Managing Director
        JSW Steel Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manager
        Shikha Sharma


        Shikha Sharma
        Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
        Axis Bank

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Infrastructure & Construction
        Atul Punj


        Atul Punj
        Chairman
        Punj Lloyd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Healthcare & Life Sciences
        Cyrus S Poonawalla


        Cyrus S Poonawalla
        Chairman & Managing Director
        Serum Institute Of India Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Social Entrepreneurship
        Ela Ramesh Bhatt


        Ela Ramesh Bhatt
        Founder
        SEWA

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Business Transformation
        Raghav Bahl


        Raghav Bahl
        Managing Director
        Network 18

      • EOY 2006 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2006
        Tulsi Tanti


        Tulsi Tanti
        Chairman & Managing Director
        Suzlon Energy Ltd

        Lifetime Achievement Award
        Karsanbhai Patel


        Karsanbhai Patel
        Chairman
        Nirma Ltd

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        Kishore Biyani


        Kishore Biyani

        Managing Director
        Pantaloon Retail India Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manager
        S Ramadorai


        S Ramadorai
        Chairman
        Tata Consultancy Services

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Anil Agarwal


        Anil Agarwal
        Chairman
        Vedanta Resources Plc

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – ICE
        Girish Agarwal


        Girish Agarwal

        Director
        Writers and Publishers Ltd (Dainik Bhaskar)

      • EOY 2005 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2005
        Kumar Mangalam Birla


        Kumar Mangalam Birla
        Chairman
        Aditya Birla Group

        Lifetime Achievement Award
        S.S. Badrinath


        S.S. Badrinath

        Chairman Emeritus
        Sankara Nethralaya

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-up
        Rana Kapoor


        Rana Kapoor
        Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
        Yes Bank Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        Harish Kumar Mittal


        Harish Kumar Mittal
        Executive Chairman
        Mercator Lines Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        B N Kalyani


        B N Kalyani
        Chairman and Managing Director
        Bharat Forge Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – ICE
        Shobhana Bhartia


        Shobhana Bhartia
        Chairperson
        HT Media Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Life Sciences and Healthcare
        Dilip Shanghvi


        Dilip Shanghvi
        Chairman and Managing Director
        Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd.

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manager
        Chandra Prakash Jain


        Chandra Prakash Jain
        NTPC

      • EOY 2004 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2004
        Sunil Bharti Mittal


        Sunil Bharti Mittal
        Chairman & Group Chief Executive Officer
        Bharti Enterprises

        Lifetime Achievement Award
        Rahul Bajaj


        Rahul Bajaj
        Chairman
        Bajaj Auto Ltd

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-up
        Ashish Dhawan


        Ashish Dhawan
        Senior Managing Director
        Chrys Capital

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        Ramdas M Pai


        Ramdas M Pai
        President
        Manipal University

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – ICE
        Kalanithi Maran


        Kalanithi Maran
        Chairman and Managing Director
        Sun TV Networks Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Healthcare & Life Sciences
        Habil F Khorakiwala


        Habil F Khorakiwala
        Chairman
        Wockhardt Limited

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Narotam Sekhsaria

        Narotam Sekhsaria
        Managing Director
        Gujarat Ambuja Cements Ltd.

      • EOY 2003 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2003
        Ratan Tata

        Ratan Tata
        Chairman
        Tata Industries
        Lifetime Achievement Award
        Dr. Verghese Kurien

        Dr. Verghese Kurien
        Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-up
        Devi Prasad Shetty


        Devi Prasad Shetty
        Chairman
        Narayana Hrudayalaya (P) Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        Uday S Kotak


        Uday S Kotak
        Executive Vice-Chairman & Managing Director
        Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manager
        Jagdish Khattar


        Jagdish Khattar
        Managing Director of Maruti Udyog Limited
        Maruti Udyog

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Ashwin Dani


        Ashwin Dani
        Non-Executive Vice-Chairman
        Asian Paints

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – ICE
        Radhika Roy and Prannoy Roy


        Radhika Roy and Prannoy Roy

        Director / Chairman & President
        New Delhi Television Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Healthcare & Life Sciences
        Ajay G Piramal


        Ajay G Piramal
        Chairman
        Nicholas Piramal

      • EOY 2002 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2002
        Narayana NR Murthy


        Narayana NR Murthy
        Chairman Emeritus
        Infosys Technologies Ltd

        Lifetime Achievement Award
        Late K M Mammen Mappillai

        Late K M Mammen Mappillai
        Chairman and Managing Director, MRF
        MRF Limited

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-up
        Sanjeev Aggarwal


        Sanjeev Aggarwal
        Managing Director - Investment Advisor
        Helion Ventures Pvt. Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        Naresh Trehan


        Naresh Trehan
        Chairman & Managing Director
        Escorts Heart Institute

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manager
        Pramod Bhasin


        Pramod Bhasin
        President and CEO of Genpact
        GE Capital

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Ratul Puri


        Ratul Puri
        Executive Director
        Moser Baer India Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – ICE
        Rajesh Hukku

        Rajesh Hukku
        Senior Vice-President and Member of the Board of Directors of Oracle Financial Services Software limited
        i-flex solutions

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Healthcare & Life Sciences
        Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw


        Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
        Nicholas Piramal
        Chairman & Managing Director

      • EOY 2001 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2001
        Late Brijlal Munjal


        Late Brijmohan Lall Munjal
        Chairman
        Hero Group

        Lifetime Achievement Award
        Dr. JJ Irani


        Dr. JJ Irani
        Director-Tata Sons
        TISCO

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-up
        Ekta Kapoor


        Ekta Kapoor
        Creative Director
        Balaji Telefilms Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        Prathap Chandra Reddy


        Prathap Chandra Reddy
        Executive Chairman
        Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manager
        Y C Deveshwar


        Late Y C Deveshwar
        Chairman
        ITC Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Suresh Krishna


        Suresh Krishna
        Chairman & Managing Director
        Sundram Fasteners Limited Moser Baer India Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – ICE
        Jaithirth Rao


        Jaithirth Rao
        CEO of the software company MphasiS
        MphasiS BFL

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Healthcare & Life Sciences
        K Anji Reddy


        Late K Anji Reddy
        Chairman
        Dr Reddy's Laboratories Limited

      • EOY 2000 Winners

        EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2000
        Mukesh D Ambani


        Mukesh D Ambani
        Chairman & Managing Director
        Reliance Industries Ltd

        Lifetime Achievement Award
        Azim Premji


        Azim Premji
        Chairman & Managing Director
        Wipro Ltd

         Category Winners

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Start-up
        Suresh Rajpal

        Suresh Rajpal
        Chief Executive Officer, President, and Chairman of TransTech Services
        Trigyn Technologies

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Services
        Naresh Goyal


        Naresh Goyal
        Chairman
        Jet Airways (I) Ltd

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manager
        Late Dewang Mehta


        Late Dewang Mehta
        President of NASSCOM
        NASSCOM

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing
        Arun Kumar


        Arun Kumar
        Vice Chairman and Group Chief Executive Officer
        Strides Arcolab

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – ICE
        Sunil Bharti Mittal


        Sunil Bharti Mittal
        Chairman & Group Chief Executive Officer
        Bharti Enterprises

        Entrepreneur Of The Year – Healthcare & Life Sciences
        KI Varaprasad Reddy


        KI Varaprasad Reddy
        Managing Director
        Shantha Biotechnics

      • EOY 1999 Winners

         EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 1999

        Siddhartha Lal

        Subhash Chandra
        Chairman
        Zee Telefilms Ltd

         Lifetime Achievement Award

        Siddhartha Lal

        Rajendra S Pawar
        Chairman & Co-founder
        NIIT Ltd

         Category Winners

         Entrepreneur Of The Year – Manufacturing

        Siddhartha Lal

        K.Raghavendra Rao
        Managing Director
        Orchid Chemicals