Top 9 Women Entrepreneurs of Indian Origin.
In the current scenario were Women are constantly pitted against Men, we decided to take a look at the top Women entrepreneurs in India. These are some of the richest and most powerful Women in the country. They have also been able to hold their ground, fight through the unfairness Women usually face and come on top of a lot of Men. P.S : This list is not in any particular order. We also know that there are many more, but decided to go with just top 9 favourites of ours.
Chanda Kochhar (born 17 November 1961) is the managing director and chief executive officer of ICICI Bank. She is widely recognised for her role in shaping retail banking in India.
Currently she is the managing director and CEO of ICICI. She has won several accolades for her innovative ideas in the banking sector and also for her impeccable leadership skills. In 2017, Kochhar was featured in Business World magazine's ‘BW's Most Influential Women’ list as an evergreen woman leader. In May of the same year, she received the Woodrow Wilson Award for Global Corporate Citizenship from the Woodrow Wilson Centre located in Washington, US. She is the first leader to receive an award in this category. In the same year, Kochhar was ranked 5th in Fortune’s list of ‘Most Powerful Women in business outside the U.S.
Indra Krishnamurthy Nooyi (born 28 October 1955) is an Indian American business executive and the current Chairwoman and Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo, the second largest food and beverage business in the world by net revenue.
She has consistently ranked among the World's 100 Most Powerful Women. In 2014, she was ranked at #13 on the list of Forbes World's 100 most powerful women, and was ranked the 2nd most powerful woman on the Fortune list in 2015.