Visionary Indian Leaders of the Year 2023: Shaping India’s Brighter Future

In a nation celebrated for its diversity, culture, and challenges, a distinguished group of individuals has emerged as beacons of hope, steering India toward a brighter future. The “Visionary Indian Leaders of the Year 2023,” a compilation by “World Brand Affairs,” pays tribute to these leaders from various fields who not only envision a better tomorrow but actively work to make it a reality. As India’s destiny unfolds, these individuals are poised to play pivotal roles in shaping it.

Shradha Sharma, Founder and CEO of YourStory

Shradha Sharma, the Founder and CEO of YourStory, a prominent Indian media platform dedicated to entrepreneurship and innovation, is a trailblazer in the Indian startup ecosystem. Through her platform, founded in 2008, she spotlights and supports startups and innovators, fostering a culture of innovation in India.

Deep Kalra, Founder & CEO of MakeMyTrip

Deep Kalra, the Founder and CEO of MakeMyTrip, an influential online travel company, has revolutionized the Indian travel industry with innovative digital solutions. Born in 1968 and holding degrees from St. Stephen’s College and IIM-A, Kalra has transformed MakeMyTrip into a one-stop travel platform, simplifying travel planning for Indians.

Amit Jain, Co-founder and CEO of Cardekho Group

Amit Jain, the CEO and Co-founder of GirnarSoft, is renowned for co-founding CarDekho in 2008, a journey marked by seven years of bootstrapping and eventual profitability. CarDekho’s success journey includes securing $15 million in Series-A funding in 2013 and reaching unicorn status with a valuation of $1.2 billion.

Sudarshan Sabat, Founder and CEO of Indian Trainers Academy

Sudarshan Sabat, a celebrated mind trainer, has impacted countless lives with his mind power techniques. Offering diverse programs, including life coaching and business and professional growth training, he has earned over 50+ national and international awards and authored numerous books and articles in world-class training magazines.

Sandeep Chatterjee, Supply Chain and Sustainability Leader at IBM Consulting

Sandeep Chatterjee, a distinguished Supply Chain and Sustainability Leader at IBM Consulting, possesses exceptional expertise in supply chain intricacies and sustainability. With a career spanning prestigious organizations like Tata Motors, Infosys, Oracle, KPMG, Deloitte, and IBM, Sandeep excels in supply chain management, business transformation, and sustainable practices. He is also the CEO of International Supply Chain Education Alliance (ISCEA) India.

Dr. Kushal Gohil, Spine Surgeon and Assistant Professor at Grant Government Medical College

Dr. Kushal Gohil, a respected Spine Surgeon and Assistant Professor at Grant Government Medical College, Mumbai, has contributed significantly by embracing technological advancements in spine care. Committed to social responsibility, Dr. Gohil organizes free camps to provide healthcare services to those in need, earning commendations from prominent figures like Shri Girish Mahajan and Shri Ramdas Athawale.

Shubhojeet Pal, Co-founder of Sutra Art of Clothing

Shubhojeet Pal, the CEO of Prish Textile India Pvt. Ltd. and Co-founder of Sutra Art of Clothing, combines financial risk management expertise with 11+ years of experience in tax consulting and business analysis. He represents the fusion of expertise and innovation.

Karteek Routh, Co-founder of DocTutorials & Founder of Tranquil Bistro

Karteek Routh is a dynamic force in both education and the food industry. He co-founded DocTutorials, an online learning platform for medical aspirants, while simultaneously establishing Tranquil Bistro, a unique dining and lounge experience in Hyderabad. His goal is to transform education with technology and indulge his passion for food and beverages.

Dr. Moksha Kalyanram Abhiramula, Founding Partner of La Mintage Legal LLP

Dr. Moksha Kalyanram Abhiramula, a seasoned lawyer with two decades of experience, specializes in ADR, corporate, tax, and civil law. Founder of La Mintage Legal LLP and La Mintage Dispute Resolution Hub LLP, he protects businesses through legal diligence and exposes corporate scams while holding national and international finance qualifications.

Amit Sharma, Technical Head of IIHT Ltd

Amit Sharma, the Technical Head of IIHT Limited, brings over 15 years of experience in educational technology to the forefront. His mission is to bridge educational gaps and promote diversity in EdTech, making quality education a fundamental human right.

Eishwar N Maanay, Dean of BNMIT, Bangalore

Eishwar N Maanay, the dynamic and visionary Dean of BNM Institute of Technology, focuses on holistic student development. Emphasizing upskilling and cutting-edge teaching methods, he establishes groundbreaking industry partnerships, providing real-world exposure to students.

Shashwat Gangwal, Managing Director of Tilak Stone Arts India

Shashwat Gangwal, a dedicated entrepreneur, has revitalized his family’s business by innovatively integrating technology. Known for their marble temples and murtis, Tilak Stone Arts India is making waves worldwide.

Balaji Subudhi, Founder of The Chai Wallah & Speaking Tea

Balaji Subudhi, a skilled entrepreneur, transitioned from technology to the culinary world. His ventures like ‘The Chai Wallah’ reflect his passion for food and science, while projects like ‘Speaking Tea’ empower small farmers, bridging technology and the culinary industry.

Vedant Saxena, Founder of Fraime

Vedant Saxena is a foremost voice in Generative AI, crafting transformative visual narratives and guiding top-tier brands and studios in their AI journey.

Vipul Gupta, Co-founder & CEO of NOIGRA

Vipul Gupta, along with his brothers Rajat Gupta & Udit Gupta, co-founded NOIGRA, a pioneering hemp & cannabis brand focused on holistic wellness. Their ethical approach and dedication to quality have earned them recognition in the evolving landscape of hemp & medicinal cannabis in India.

Jiji Eugene, CEO of Remilo Ventures

Jiji Eugene, an educational consultant, enhances educational prospects for student development. She conducts tuition classes and free sessions to support struggling students, contributing significantly to education.

Mainak Bhowmik, General Manager at Thriveni Earthmovers

Mainak Bhowmik, with over nine years of experience in finance, looks after Corporate Finance at Thriveni Earthmovers. He specializes in investor relations, deal structuring, financial modeling, banking compliance, and raising investments.

Fr. Siju Mathew, Leader of St. Joseph’s Bethany Navajeevan Vidyalaya

Fr. Siju Mathew oic, the principal of St. Joseph’s Bethany Navajeevan Vidyalaya, aims to provide quality education and holistic development to underprivileged communities. He emphasizes character growth, practical thinking, creativity, and social responsibility.

Masumi Mewawalla, Founder & Creative Director of Masumi Mewawalla & Emblaze

Masumi Mewawalla, an accomplished child actress and founder of Pink Peacock Couture (now Masumi Mewawalla), pioneers rose gold embroidery in Indian couture.

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