Forbes India is bringing back its annual flagship event - ‘Forbes India Leadership Awards 2023.’
A business's prosperity and expansion are driven by a leader who consistently exhibits bravery and determination, particularly during challenging periods. Over the years, Forbes India has recognised the importance of such leadership, which serves as the foundation of any organisation.
The 12th edition of the Forbes India Leadership Awards is scheduled to take place on March 24 at The Grand Hyatt, Mumbai.
The keynote speaker for the event will be Rajiv J Shah, President of the Rockefeller Foundation, who will discuss the ‘Importance of Leadership and Collaboration for Green Recovery.’
In addition, Guneet Monga, producer of the Oscar 2023 award winning documentary short film "The Elephant Whisperers," will participate in a fireside chat to discuss the ‘Importance of telling good stories.’
The event will also comprise of a panel discussion, on ‘Overcoming Stigma and Paving the Way for Inclusion’, featuring Avani Lekhara, an Indian Paralympian and rifle shooter; Meena Ganesh, CEO and MD of Portea Medical; and Sushant Divgikar a.k.a. Rani KoHEnur.
Additionally, Amit Chandra, Co-founder of ATE Chandra Foundation; Luis Miranda, Chairman and Co-founder of Indian School of Public Policy; Upasana Kamineni Konidela, Vice-Chairperson, CSR of Apollo Hospitals and Zarina Screwvala, Co-founder, Full-time Managing Trustee and Director of Swades Foundation, will be having a conversation about ‘Unlocking India’s Philanthropic Potential Spearheading Positive Change.’ Neera Nundy, Co-founder and Partner at Dasra will moderate the discussion.
Brian Carvalho, Editor, Forbes India, commented, “True leaders not only inspire their teams but also propel their organisations forward, even in the face of adversity. The Forbes India Leadership Awards 2023 are honoured to have such distinguished keynote speakers and panellists who will share their insights on leadership and philanthropy at our flagship event, and we look forward to recognising and honouring these outstanding individuals and organisations.”
Preeti Sahni, COO, Forbes India, said, “For over a decade, the Forbes India Leadership Awards have recognised exceptional corporate leaders in India who have exhibited unwavering leadership and created value for their stakeholders, including employees, and customers. With its 12th edition, we are committed to acknowledging the country's top entrepreneurs and startups that are filling crucial gaps in the market as well as honouring such successful individuals and organisations that have borne out of strong vision, foresight, and ethics. The event promises to be highly anticipated and engaging.”