Indian women are making their name in all over world. Few women like Arundhati Bhattacharya, Chanda Kochhar and Shobhana Bhartia are among those who are working at top position in both government and private sector.
They are contributing revolutionary changes Indian society with their achievements. With all due respect to similar people, we have brought a list of four most powerful business women in India. The names have been selected on the basis of their mentions in various national and international magazines.
1. Arundhati Bhattacharya
Arundhati is the former Chairman of State Bank of India. She leads the 200-years old bank and first & youngest woman Chairperson of the bank. Born on 18 March 1956 in a Bengali family, she studied English honors from Jadavpur University.
In 1977, Arundhati joined SBI as an intern but her passion and hard work led up the corporate ladder. She is the inspiration for many bankers and interns. The smooth merger of associate banks of SBI happens only because of Arundhati. She was first in the list of most powerful women by Forbes, Fortune and many business magazines.
2. Chanda Kochhar
Chanda Kochhar is the Chief Executive and Managing Director of ICIC Bank Ltd. Chanda Kochhar got her name featured for improving retail banking in India. Born in Jodhpur and raised in Jaipur, she has completed her graduation from Jai Hind College, Mumbai.
Chanda also attended Institute of Cost Accounts of India for the course of cost accountancy and acquired master’s degree in management from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies.
She is gold medalist in Management Studies and also received J.N. Bose Gold Medal by obtaining highest marks. Chanda joined ICICI in 1984 as a management trainee and appointed as managing director in 2009.
3. Nita Ambani
Forbes India awarded Nita Ambani as the first business woman of India. She is the chairperson of Reliance Industries. With a family fortune of more than $20 billion, Nita is the wealthiest woman of India.
She is very active in social causes and helping people, for which you can drop an email at Nita Ambani email address. Nita Ambani also owns Indian Premier League team Mumbai Indians.
Along with this, she is the director of Mumbai based school, Dhirubhai Ambani International School. According to Forbes, she is the most influential woman business leaders also.
Nita’s work in promoting education, arts and philanthropy led her to get honored at Metropolitan Museum. She is an inspiration for so many people. Internet is full of queries like how to contact Nita Ambani.
4. Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
Kiran is the director and chairperson of a Bangalore based India’s largest biotechnology firm Biocon Limited and the chairperson of IIM Bangalore. She isin the list of top 50 women in India by Financial Times.
In the list of most powerful women of world by Forbes in 2015, Kiran ranked 85th and in 2016 at 77th position.
Born in a Gujarati family in Bangalore, Kiran graduated in Zoology from Bangalore University. Mazumdar also studied Malting and Brewing from the University of Ballarat.