Business Leaders who have succeeded to reach to the epitome of success have one thing in common – to encompass out-of-the-box ideas that have ultimately evolved as the game-changers in their respective domains. For these business tycoons, neither the road to success was easy and nor were they born with a silver spoon having a sprawling business legacy. It is the sheer commitment and dedication of these leaders that created opportunities and opened new ventures along their business journey.

To honor and acknowledge the contributions of such business leaders, we talk about some of the business tycoons who are the trendsetters – within the global business fraternity as well as the mega-icons in the society who have made it big by walking the ‘hard way’.

Ratan Naval Tata – The Strategic Industrialist

A recipient of India’s most distinguished civilian awards – Padma Bhushan as well as Padma Vibhushan, Ratan Tata needs no introduction on the global platform. Belonging to a family of industrialist and philanthropists, Ratan Tata rose to become the Chairman of the Mumbai-based conglomerate TATA group in 1991 and had a brief stint in 2016.

Apart from his business acumen, it was his grit and determination that led to the expansion of the TATA group at the global map.

London-based Tetley Tea, South Korea’s Daewoo Motors, Anglo-Dutch steel manufacturer Corus Group, UK-based Jaguar and Land Rover are some of the international acquisitions and purchases under his affluent leadership. He fulfilled his promise and dream of making India’s first ‘People’s Car’ – Tata Nano with a starting price of just one lakh rupees! Although it was nearly impossible for other automotive companies to even think of the same, Ratan Tata had the vision of delivering something moderate and economical mode of transport for the Indian middle-class family. He is also the Chairman of Tata Trusts, – one of the oldest foundations in India, that works in 170 districts across 17 states and has partnered with 450 organizations for various causes.

Dilip Shanghvi – Sun and Simplicity

While his Father was a wholesale drug distributor, Dilip Shantilal Shanghvi has crafted his own roadmap and has been successful in building India’s largest drugmaker company – Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. Reckoned as one of the richest in the country and a self-made billionaire in Asia, Dilip Shanghvi is the man to reckon in the Indian healthcare industry. Under his leadership, Sun Pharma has grown extensively in terms of acquisitions and takeovers of various firms at the global level. His meteoric rise has truly been a journey to watch out for! Insiders term his style of working as ‘consultative’ and ‘democratic’ that has actually helped him to think of innovative ideas that proved to be the talking point of his career. His acumen to spot business opportunities has assisted the company to rise and evolve as the biggest market player in India.

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