Best CEOs in India 2014 - Business Today
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Best CEOs in India 2014
Arun Kumar, founder & group CEO, Strides Arcolab

To scale up, Kumar has made two acquisitions. In July, Strides bought a majority stake in the Bafna Pharmaceuticals. In Sept, the firm inked another deal with Shasun Pharma.

Mindtree has grown at a compound annual growth rate of 27 per cent in revenues and 65 per cent in profit after tax over the last three years.
This is Business Today's third ranking of India's Best CEOs. In 2012, we published our first ranking, in partnership with INSEAD and HBR.
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