Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

I don't give much thought to rich list: Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

I don't give much thought to rich list: Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Reliance Industries chief Mukesh Ambani emerged as India's wealthiest for the 10th straight year as his net worth swelled to USD 38 billion (nearly Rs 2.5 lakh crore) while the wealth of 100 richest rose by 26 percent despite economic hiccups.

Oct 06, 2017, 14:31 PM IST
Kiran Mazumdar Shaw to head Nominations committee to pick Infosys CEO

Kiran Mazumdar Shaw to head Nominations committee to pick Infosys CEO

Kiran Mazumdar Shaw is an Independent Director at Infosys.

Aug 25, 2017, 15:04 PM IST
Nilekani to lead Infy out of troubled times: Mazumdar-Shaw

Nilekani to lead Infy out of troubled times: Mazumdar-Shaw

Nilekani said earlier today that the nominations committee headed by Mazumdar-Shaw would search for a CEO for the Bengaluru-headquartered company.

Aug 25, 2017, 14:33 PM IST
'Jobless' growth in India a concern: Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

'Jobless' growth in India a concern: Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Expressing concern over "jobless" growth in India and too many "stifling" regulations, biotechnology entrepreneur Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw has called for formulation of pragmatic and visionary polices to create new employment opportunities.

Nov 03, 2016, 14:58 PM IST
India Inc hails Army's surgical strikes across Line of Control, says time to act tough

India Inc hails Army's surgical strikes across Line of Control, says time to act tough

India Inc rallied behind the Army's move to conduct surgical strikes on terror launch pads across the Line of Control and said it was time to act tough while ruling out any negative impact on the country's economy and trade.

Sep 29, 2016, 17:04 PM IST
Four women make it to this year's Forbes India's 100 Richest People

Four women make it to this year's Forbes India's 100 Richest People

Four women have made it to this year's Forbes India's 100 Richest People list, including O P Jindal group Chairperson Savitri Jindal and Biotech pioneer Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw.

Sep 22, 2016, 15:43 PM IST
Licence raj replaced by time-consuming approval raj: Biocon CMD

Licence raj replaced by time-consuming approval raj: Biocon CMD

India may have created a competitive market by abolishing licence raj, but it has been replaced by an equally time-consuming "approval raj" fraught with potential corruption, Biocon CMD Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw has said.

Aug 01, 2016, 15:25 PM IST
Opened up Pandora's box: Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw on Brexit

Opened up Pandora's box: Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw on Brexit

The UK vote to leave the EU has opened up a "Pandora's box of grave uncertainties" and India cannot be in denial that it will be immune to the development, Biocon CMD Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw has said.

Jun 24, 2016, 13:31 PM IST
Four Indian women on Forbes most powerful list; SBI's Arundhati Bhattacharya leads

Four Indian women on Forbes most powerful list; SBI's Arundhati Bhattacharya leads

While Bhattacharya has been ranked 25th, others are Chanda Kochhar of ICICI Bank (40th), Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw of Biocon (77th), and Shobhana Bhartia of HT Media, which publishes the Hindustan Times (93rd).

Jun 07, 2016, 17:15 PM IST

India's 8 most powerful businesswomen

 India's 8 most powerful businesswomen

Apr 07, 2016, 11:41 AM IST
Must Know: Indians among Forbes’ Power Businesswomen 2016 list

Must Know: Indians among Forbes’ Power Businesswomen 2016 list

A total of 8 incredible Indian businesswomen have entered Forbes’ fifth annual Asia’s 50 Power Businesswomen 2016 list.

 

Apr 07, 2016, 10:26 AM IST
Nita Ambani tops Forbes Asian women power list, Arundhati Bhattacharya ranks No. 2

Nita Ambani tops Forbes Asian women power list, Arundhati Bhattacharya ranks No. 2

Including Ambani and Bhattacharya, eight Indian businesswomen have made the cut in the latest list who among them bring to the table representations from diverse business fields -- banking, bio-tech, data analytics, textiles, pharma and even wellness and beauty.

 

Apr 07, 2016, 10:01 AM IST
Give exemption from drug price control for 5 years: Mazumdar-Shaw

Give exemption from drug price control for 5 years: Mazumdar-Shaw

Seeking a five-year exemption from drug price control, Biocon CMD Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw Wednesday asked the government to refrain from 'ad hoc' measures so as to enable the pharma sector to build scale to be globally competitive.

Apr 06, 2016, 17:53 PM IST
Govt paying mere 'lip service' to manufacturing sector: Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Govt paying mere 'lip service' to manufacturing sector: Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Mazumdar-Shaw is one of the few vocal Indian industrialists on government policies and is the Chairman and Managing Director of India's biggest biotech company, Biocon.

Feb 24, 2016, 18:48 PM IST

NeoBiocon to sell anti-diabetic drug in UAE

Vildagliptin is available as monotherapy and in combination with metformin. Both the drugs commands over 30 percent of the DPP-IV market in the UAE.

Dec 10, 2015, 20:47 PM IST

Biocon Q2 net profit jumps 3-fold at Rs 306 crore

Biotechnology major Biocon Tuesday reported an over two-fold jump in its consolidated net profit at Rs 306 crore for the second quarter ended September 30, 2015.

Oct 20, 2015, 23:22 PM IST
Narendra Modi one of the 'most viewed CEOs' in India: LinkedIn

Narendra Modi one of the 'most viewed CEOs' in India: LinkedIn

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi, with over one million followers, features among "the most viewed CEOs in India" this year on professional networking site, LinkedIn.

Aug 17, 2015, 22:31 PM IST

Everyone has a right to express views: Jaitley on Parliament logjam

Debunking criticism of India Inc of launching an online signature campaign for proper functioning of Parliament, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said people, students, and industrialists have right to express their views.

Aug 12, 2015, 15:48 PM IST

India Inc joins 17,000-strong online plea to end Parliament logjam

'Disheartened' by the continuing disruptions in Parliament, top industrialists including Rahul Bajaj, Adi Godrej and Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw have signed an online petition along with 17,000 persons to end the gridlock.

Aug 12, 2015, 14:15 PM IST

Biocon Q4 consolidated net surges 78%

During the quarter, Biocon reported exceptional gain of Rs 105.06 crore on account of share sale in its research services subsidiary Syngene.

Apr 30, 2015, 11:31 AM IST