50 Brands and 50 Business Leaders honoured
13th September, New Delhi: White Page International released the annual list of India’s 50 Most Admired Brands and Leaders in its seventh edition of IdeasFest 2019- Thought Leaders Conclave held in New Delhi, India.
The event organised by White Page International and ibrands 360 in association with UK Asian Business Council at ITC Sheraton witnessed the presence of eminent personalities from India. At this annual conclave, 50 Indian Brands across different categories and 50 Business Leaders were honoured for their contribution to the industry.
Eminent personalities who graced the occasion included Honourable Union Minister of state for Home Affairs, Govt of India Shri G Kishan Reddy Ji, Rikant Pittie Cofounder and COO at Easemytrip.com, J.C. Chaudhry- Chairman & Managing Director of Aakash Educational Service Limited, Rishi Srivastava the Managing Director of Tata AIA Life Insurance, R M Vishakha- Managing Director & CEO at IndiaFirst Life Insurance, Sadaf Sayeed, the Chief Executive Officer of Muthoot Microfin Limited, Dr. Mahesh Gupta- Chairman Kent RO and more
The coffee table publication and listing was released by Honourable Union Minister of state for Home Affairs, Govt of India Shri G Kishan Reddy Ji and Mr. Abhimanyu Ghosh (Editor in Chief at ibrands 360)
“The 7th edition that you are about to see, speaks great volumes of the brands that have a legacy and continue to strive to excellence in the economy,” said Dr Malcolm McDonald, Non-Executive Chairman, White Page International, while addressing the delegates.
“I'm eager and proud to showcase the creative and editorial appeal to the business world and congratulate the winners of India's Most Admired Brands 2018,” he added.
The annual list of India's 50 Most Admired Brands & Leaders, Dr McDonald said was another research-driven and editorial masterpiece of the Top 50 brands in India.
Dr McDonald expressed his gratitude to the Jury members for their expertise and valuable association besides thanking attendees and eminent speakers for gracing the conclave with their presence.
The Jury members who listed the 50 most admired brands and leaders from different Asian countries through a thorough selection process included names like Taha Coburn- Chairman of UK Asian Business Council and more.
Some of the selected brands include- Godrej Goodknight, Prabhudas Lilladher, Sahajanand Medical Technologies, Somany Ceramics, Too Yumm, Shree Cement, Aakash Educational Services, Wakefit, IndiaFirst Life Insurance, Wonderchef, Abans Group, AIS Windows, Perenne Cosmetics, Easemytrip.com, Vibgyor Group of Schools, Cathay Pacific.
Some of the top business leaders honoured at the conclave include- Mr. Dilip Bhat (PL India ), Dr. Kishore KS, HOD Cardiology Department, Sangarin Hospital Bangalore, Dr. Dhiman Kahali - Consultant cardiologist BM Birla Heart research Center, Mr. Abhishek Somany (Somany Ceramics), J C Chaudhry and Aakash Chaudhry (Aakash Educational Services), R M Vishakha (IndiaFirst Life Insurance), Chaitanya Ramalingegowda (Wakefit), Anjan K Putatunda (AIS Windows), Rikant Pittie (Easemytrip.com), Ritu Khanna (Perenne Cosmetics), Abhishek Bansal (Abans Group), Ravi Saxena (Wonderchef), Ankit Garg (Wakefit), H M Bangur (Shree Cement), Rustom Kerawalla (Vibgyor Group of Schools),
Speaking in the conclave, Dr Kishore said that healthcare was undergoing a tremendous change and IdeasFest 2019- Thought Leaders Conclave plays a very important role to bring in new thought leadership into one place.
“This is the need of the hour. I recommend White Page to bring in these conferences,” he added.
“Recognition of brands and leaders through such conclaves is not only a great motivator but it also helps us understand how far we have come and how far we can go,” said Mr. J C Chaudhry, who was among the 50 awardees at the conclave.