India's Best CEOs 2018

India's Best CEOs 2018

Overcoming Challenges: From IOCL to Ratnagiri Refinery and Petrochemicals

Jan 16, 2018

Under B. Ashok, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. went on to record a 70% rise in net profit. He was appointed as the Chairman and Managing Director of Ratnagiri Refinery and Petrochemicals Ltd in November 2017; Watch's video to see his journey

IndusInd Bank: Using tech for innovation

Jan 16, 2018

Romesh Sobti, who has turned around the IndusInd Bank over the years, is now using technology to turn around things at the midsized bank; a look at his turnaround journey and innovations

Aditya Puri, Ex-MD, HDFC Bank - Photograph by Rachit Goswami

Best Yet to Come

Dec 24, 2020

The 70-year-old Aditya Puri, who spent over two-and-a-half decades as CEO & MD, banked on risk mitigation, technology and retail/rural outreach to create India's second-largest bank from scratch

Alluri Indra Kumar, Chairman and MD of Avanti Feeds - Photograph by Krishnendu Halder

The Caretaker

Dec 24, 2020

Alluri Indra Kumar ensured that prawn farmers were not impacted during the lockdown

Anil Rai Gupta, Chairman and Managing Director, Havells India  - Photograph by Yasir Iqbal

Self-reliant CEO

Dec 24, 2020

Anil Rai Gupta of Havells is reaping the fruits of relying on own resources and an acquisition that is starting to pay off

Ashish Bharat Ram, MD, SRF

Coach and Captain

Dec 24, 2020

Ashish Bharat Ram is putting the pedal to the metal at SRF as focus on chemicals and exports pays off

C Vijayakumar, CEO, HCL Tech

Raising the Bar

Dec 24, 2020

C Vijayakumar transformed HCL Tech with focus on products and digital services

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Reinventing Businesses

Dec 24, 2020

How the pandemic has changed CEO's agenda for the future

Deepak C Mehta, Chairman and Managing Director of Deepak Nitrite - Photograph by Nandan Dave

The Chemical Man

Dec 24, 2020

Backed by aggressive product-expansion strategies and big investments, D.C. Mehta-led Deepak Nitrite is taking the global chemical industry by storm

Gurdeep Singh, Chairman and Managing Director, NTPC Ltd. -  Photograph by Krishnendu Halder

Eye on the Future

Dec 24, 2020

Gurdeep Singh has proved his mettle as CMD of NTPC by steering the company from coal-based generation to green energy

HM Bangur, MD, Shree Cement - Photograph by Subir Halder

Cementing Gains

Dec 24, 2020

H.M Bangur keeps costs and debt under check to deliver a winner