It is not easy to launch and simultaneously run a successful business. Navigating the waters of entrepreneurship is difficult. Successful business leaders had worked diligently and dedicatedly to make their way to the top.
Getting inspired, motivated and learning few crucial lessons from those powerful business minds can be very valuable for aspiring entrepreneurs— especially if it’s your start-up.
Here is a list of Seven Top Business Leaders and Influencers who have not only motivated their team, investors and consumers to believe in a vision, but also lead innovation in their respective companies.
1. Mr Mahesh Kumar
Innovation is an easy, economical and effective way for wealth creation says multiple patent holder Mr Mahesh Kumar
Mahesh Kumar an innovator and celebrated entrepreneur is a roll model for many start-ups and innovation base entrepreneurs, he is Director of Jogani Reinforcement, a company dedicated to provide solutions for crack control to varies industries including Infrastructure and constructions. Jogani Reinforcement is dedicated to cater reinforcement requirement of Paper, Paints, Coating, Filters, Refractory and other industries. Continuous innovations to create new product is culture at Jogani Reinforcement. Mahesh Kumar is a successful innovator with many design patents to his credit. His in-depth expertise in creating innovative and industrial reinforcement products is unmatched. His diligence has led him to build a great business worth holding for decades.
His decades of experience and clear vision in the above domain have helped varies industries to solve their reinforcement related problems economically and achieve higher level of quality and profitability
Innovate for economical benefit is the mantra Mahesh Kumar shared to all fellow entrepreneurs. Website – www.joganireinforcement.com
2. Ashish Jain
CA Ashish Jain is an eminent Finance Professional who has served both the national and International Firms for more than 22 years in Investment Banking, Merchant Banking, Custody and Fund Accounting fields. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant (CA) from India, an Investment Operations Certified (IOC) professional from The Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments (CISI), UK, and also IIM and ISB Alumni.
Currently he is the Managing Partner of a Financial Advisory firm – Inspirigence Advisors having presence in 6 cities. The firm is having four verticals –
- Alternative Investment Funds (AIF) & Portfolio Management Services (PMS): The firm is doing incorporation of AIF and PMS and providing Compliance, Backoffice, Middle office and Fund Accounting and Fund Administration services. The firm is managing 8 clients having more than 5000 crores AUM.
- Investment Banking – Mergers & Acquisition (M&A) and buy side and sell side deals
- Merchant Banking Advisory – IPO services, Valuation services
- Debt Syndication – Fund raising through Banks and NBFCs
Website – www.inspirigence.in
3. Bhawana Bhatnagar
Casa Exotique, the interior designed company which has been founded by Bhawana Bhatnagar has redefined luxury and comfort by inculcating new inventive techniques, craftsmanship and cosmopolitan spirit of its founder in its style of working. Bhawana Bhatnagar is an epitome of creativity who is very much involved in artistic and musical activities whenever she is not busy in her business but Casa Exotique is certainly one more way of transforming her creativity into reality.
Bhawana has completed her Management program in international business from IIFT and her firm is now known as one of the leading interior design firms of India, especially Delhi-NCR. The passionate and highly qualified team of Casa Exotique, which includes interior designers, project managers, architects and graphic designers, has changed the way of interior designing as it used to be done for more than a decade.
Casa Exotique has provided exceptional experiences to its clients whether Indian or international by providing comprehensive services and has set new benchmarks in the industry which will be very difficult for others to follow. Website – www.casaexotique.com
4. Mr Anjay Agarwal
AAA Technologies is the 1st Company in India specializing 100% in Information Security and Cyber Security Auditing and Consultancy Services to get listed in Stock Exchange in India (Listed on NSE Emerge). Its into cyber security for 21+ years
AAA Technologies, founded by Mr. Anjay Agarwal, an eminent Information Security maverick, is a premier and reputed Independent Auditing and Consulting Company encompassing IS (Information Systems) Audit, Information Security, Cyber Security, IT Assurance and Compliance and, IT Governance. He holds a wide-array of qualifications and certifications (such as CGEIT(USA), CRISC(USA), CISA(USA), CIA(USA), CFE(USA), ABCI(UK), FCA, ACS,ACMA etc.) across several domain from various countries with specialization in Information Security.
He is the 55th professional in the World to be conferred with COBIT Certified Assessor Designation.
He has been associated with various Government and professional bodies in various capacities including as Jury Member for the Maharashtra IT Awards conferred by the State of Maharashtra; ISACA (USA); ISACA, Mumbai Chapter; The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India etc.
He was the 1st person from Asia to be appointed as the Chairman of Governmental and Regulatory Agencies Board (GRA Board) of ISACA, International. Website – www.aaatechnologies.co.in
5. Arull Prakash
Arull Prakash is an Indian entrepreneur – founder, and CEO of Manvith holiday club Pvt Ltd. Under his innovative & strategic vision, the company is emerging rapidly as an award‐winning luxury all‐inclusive brand in the leisure and hospitality sector. The influential businessman has earned a reputation for curating perfect custom-packed romantic holiday experiences with the all-inclusive adults& kids weekend resorts holiday concept. His company has designed quality & luxurious private touring packages for couples and families. The club provides unique services for its esteemed customers primarily through vacation ownership memberships. These memberships can take your vacation to an entirely new level with lucrative choices that include stunning beachfront settings, luxurious accommodations and many features.
Quality service and care lie at the heart of Manvith holiday club as implemented through Arull, with his care, passion and overall love for the travel & tourism industry. The dynamic leader strictly follows industry values such as trust, reliability, and customer satisfaction. Website – www.clubmanvith.com
6. Lalit Bokadia
Lalit Bokadia, the founder and CEO of Moxy Steel Impex is a thorough marketing professional who has carved out the role of being a solution provider for his company. Moxy Steel Impex is one of the best manufacturers and suppliers of all ferrous and non-ferrous metal products in the country and they not only help and advice their clients but also serve them as turnkey partners and ensure adding value at every level.
With around 25 years of experience, Lalit Bokadia and his highly qualified, experienced, skilled and dedicated team are providing the best solutions to their customers. Moxy Steel Impex, the leading importer and marketer of stainless steel is also known for supplying products of various special metals such as titanium, aluminium, carbon steel, duplex steel, alloy steel, copper & brass alloy, haste alloy, Inconel & monel, Incoloy, Tantalum, Hardox and nickel alloys and that too in all shapes and sizes in ASTM, BSS, DIN, SAE, ISS & all International Grades.
Customers prefer Moxy Steel Impex because of their cost-effective prices, customized solutions and customer-centric approach and their excellent track record of meeting the deadlines. Website – www.moxysteel.com
Nitin Chawla is an Indian entrepreneur and founder of ONEDIOS. He has worked in IBM for 12+ years and supported multiple organisations in improving the business processes.
He has been one of those people who jumped to entrepreneurship after spending good 15 years in the industry when in 2019 he launched his startup named ONEDIOS which is first of its kind platform to digitise customer complaints or requests through a platform.
This small business influencer is also a professional speaker, social media strategist, and small business coach.
His other recognitions included being a PhD holder in the field of cloud computing and support multiple organisations for the deployment of cloud computing. Website – www.onedios.com