Nominations open for EOY India 2019 program
Entrepreneurs shape our lives. They create jobs, stimulate innovation without limitations. They build nations by fuelling economic growth and prosperity.
Over the last two decades, EY Entrepreneur Of The Year (EOY) India program has recognized and celebrated the country’s most exceptional entrepreneurs who have moved us all with their vision, innovation, courage and leadership and have truly emerged as ‘Builders of a better India’.
This year marks the 21st year of EOY India Awards program in India. The program has felicitated over 180 entrepreneurs across several award categories till date. Every year, an independent jury, comprising of India’s most eminent business leaders select the finalists and winners of the program.
The EOY title winners include some of the most influential and recognisable names in global and Indian business — Siddhartha Lal, Sanjiv Bajaj, Vivek Chaand Sehgal, NR Narayana Murthy, Uday Kotak, Ratan Tata, Adi Godrej, Sunil Bharti Mittal, Kumar Mangalam Birla, Anand Mahindra, Mukesh Ambani and Anil Agarwal, to name a few.
We are seeking nominations from successful entrepreneurs, who, with their disruptive ideas and passion to excel have established market-leading enterprises.
Finalists and Winners of the EOY 2019 program will be felicitated at a grand Awards Gala, amidst a gathering of India’s leading entrepreneurs, business icons, investors and government leaders in New Delhi in February 2020. The National Winner will join other winners from different countries in June 2020 in Monte Carlo, where one entrepreneur will be announced as World Entrepreneur Of The Year.
We are waiting to unfold many more exceptional stories!
Nominate yourself or someone you know for the EOY India 2019 program by 31 July 2019.
Follow #BuidersOfaBetterIndia and #EOYIndia2019 for regular updates on EOY 2019.
Builders of a better India
(A special four-part video series of our 2018 winners on moneycontrol.com)
• Webisode 1: Siddhartha Lal, Azim Premji
• Webisode 2: Kishore Biyani, Ritesh Agarwal and Byju Raveendran
• Webisode 3: Bhaskar Bhat, Sanjay Agarwal and Atul Ruia
• Webisode 4: Nirmal K Minda, Binish Chudgar and Rajesh Mehra
It all begins with the nomination process. To be eligible to receive an award, the nominee must be an owner/manager primarily responsible for the recent performance of a company that is at least two years old. Founders of public companies are eligible, provided the founder is still active in the top management.Program details
EOY 2018 Jury
An eight-member jury panel, comprising of some of India’s most eminent business leaders came together to select the best of finalists for the EOY India 2018 Awards program.Read more about our jury members
About Julius Baer
Julius Baer is the leading Swiss private banking group, with a focus on servicing and advising sophisticated private clients and a premium brand in global wealth management. At the end of October 2018, assets under management amounted to CHF 395 billion. Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd., the renowned Swiss private bank with origins dating back to 1890, is the principal operating company of Julius Baer Group Ltd., whose shares are listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ticker symbol: BAER) and are included in the Swiss Market Index (SMI), comprising the 20 largest and most liquid Swiss stocks.
Julius Baer is present in over 25 countries and more than 50 locations. Headquartered in Zurich, we have offices in key locations including Dubai, Frankfurt, Geneva, Hong Kong, London, Luxembourg, Milan, Monaco, Montevideo, Moscow, Mumbai, Singapore and Tokyo. Our client-centric approach, our objective advice based on the Julius Baer open product platform, our solid financial base and our entrepreneurial management culture make us the international reference in private banking.
In India, Julius Baer is the only international, listed pure play wealth manager. The Indian business continues to build a very strong franchise based on its unique position and catering to HNIs and UHNIs to bring Julius Baer Group’s unsurpassed expertise, competence and commitment to what it does. Through its strong coverage of NRIs across the world, Julius Baer’s “global Indian” approach is one of the biggest competitive advantages and is a key part of the bank’s emerging market strategy. In India Julius Baer is present across key metros including Mumbai, New Delhi, Chennai and Kolkata.
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Hall of fame
The EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Hall of Fame is an elite corps of men and women who have been recognized for their exceptional entrepreneurial achievements. For nearly two decades now EY has been celebrating entrepreneurial ingenuity in India through the Entrepreneur Of The Year program. The program has recognized more than 170 outstanding entrepreneurs for their vision, innovation, courage, and leadership in building and growing successful businesses — that influence the way we live, the products and services we use, and the economic vibrancy of our local communities and global markets.Hall of fame