Hide this You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.

The Recap: Indian Innovator Awards 2015

  • ---Shares
You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.
View Gallery

Entrepreneur MENA

Entrepreneur MENA

Entrepreneur MENA

Wissam Younane addressing the assembly on behalf of BNC Publishing

Consul General of India, Anurag Bhushan, addressing the assembly

Stephen Marney, Master of Ceremonies

Gaurav Sinha accepting the Market Specialization Innovation award

Yogesh Mehta accepting the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Development award

K. Rajaram accepting the Thought Leadership award

Ashish Mehta accepting the Legal Innovation award

Dr. Shamsheer Valayil, Healthcare Innovation award, accepted on his behalf

Kishak Soni accepting the Fastest Growing Enterprise award

Dr. Adnan Chilwan accepting the Banking Innovation award

Rajeev Karkar, Finance Innovation award, accepted on his behalf

Faizal Kottikollon accepting the Construction Innovation award

Rizwan Sajan accepting the Real Estate Innovation award

Thumbay Moideen won the Education Innovation award; his son accepted the trophy on his behalf.

Dawood Bin Ozair accepting the Responsible Leadership award

Riaz Khimani accepting the Supply Innovation award

Rosemin Manji accepting the Luxury Entrepreneur of the Year award

Dipesh Depala accepting the Communications Innovation award

Dilip Rahulan accepting the Contribution to Business award

Bharat Bhatia accepting the Industrial Innovation award

Dhilip Kumar accepting the Sustainability Innovation award

Abhishek Shah accepting the Logistics Innovation award

  • ---Shares

Indian Innovator Awards 2015

Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA
Photo credit: Entrepreneur MENA

On the occasion of the second annual Indian Innovator Awards, Entrepreneur of the Year, BNC Publishing as part of the Entrepreneur MENA franchise, awarded individuals across multiple categories on December 7, 2015 at Jumeirah Golf Estates in Dubai, UAE. The relevant award winners have established themselves as clear industry innovators who have made significant contributions to Middle East business arena, and set the benchmark for corporations operating across the region.

A total of 19 awards were presented, with all of the winners having set themselves apart from their peers in the region by showcasing a commitment to excellence and thereby raising the bar of their respective industries. Speaking on behalf of Entrepreneur, Wissam Younane, Director, BNC Publishing, began by thanking the evening’s Guest of Honor, Consul General of India Anurag Bhushan, for his support. Younane followed his initial greeting by welcoming award winning Indian singer K. S. Chithra together with Indian actress Saritha to the event as esteemed guests of the awards.

Organized by Entrepreneur MENA, the 2015 Indian Innovator Awards recognized and honored enterprise leaders and individuals who have distinguished themselves and shown sector significance and outstanding business conduct across a variety of industries that are key drivers of respective Middle East’s economies. On behalf of the Indian Consulate, the Consul General of India, Anurag Bhushan presented the awards to the 2015 Indian Innovator award winners. The Consul General also discussed the increasing enterprise strength of the award winners, and the importance of the Indian business community to the UAE as a whole, lauding the powerful and warm relationship between the UAE and India.

The Indian Innovator Awards, Entrepreneur of the Year, seeks to acknowledge agility across a variety of industries including luxury, healthcare, construction, hospitality, education, banking, and communications, amongst other key drivers of the Middle East’s economy. In closing, Younane congratulated the award winners and thanked them for their continued support of Entrepreneur operations in MENA, counting them as some of “our most valued friends of the brand,” and promising to maintain the relationships for many years to come.

Responsible Leadership Dawood Bin Ozair
Thought Leadership K. Rajaram
Education Innovation Thumbay Moideen
Contribution To Business Dilip Rahulan
Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Development Yogesh Mehta
Communications Innovation Dipesh Depala
Luxury Entrepreneur Of The Year Rosemin Manji
Market Specialization Innovation Gaurav Sinha
Industrial Innovation Bharat Bhatia
Supply Innovation Riaz Khimani
Logistics Innovation Abhishek Shah
Construction Innovation Faizal Kottikollon
Fastest Growth Kaushik Soni
Sustainability Innovation Dhilip Kumar
Real Estate Innovation Rizwan Sajan
Healthcare Innovation Dr. Shamsheer Vayalil
Legal Innovation Ashish Mehta
Finance Innovation Rajeev Kakar
Banking Innovation Dr. Adnan Chilwan