IMPACT Person of the Year has had an illustrious list of winners. e4m profiles the dynamic industry leaders who have been awarded the IMPACT Person of the Year from 2005 to 2010...
Dr Vijay Mallya, Chairman, UB Group - Winner 2007
Dr Vijay Mallya is Chairman of the UB Group, one of India’s largest conglomerates with annual sales of over US$ 4 billion and a market capitalisation of approximately US$ 12 billion. He was elected Chairman of UB in 1983, at the age of 28. He has worked for the American Hoechst Corporation (now Sanofi-Aventis) in the USA and with Jenson & Nicholson in the UK. In 1988, he became a non-resident Indian to pursue global opportunities and to transform the UB Group into a multinational. In a leveraged buyout in 1988, he acquired the Berger Paints Group with operating companies across four continents.
Rajdeep Sardesai, Editor-in-Chief, CNN-IBN - Winner 2006
Rajdeep Sardesai is the Editor-in-chief of the IBN Network. Prior to setting up IBN, he was the Managing Editor of NDTV 24x7 and NDTV India and was responsible for overseeing the news policy for both the channels. He has also worked with The Times of India for over five years. He has won numerous awards for journalistic excellence, including the prestigious Padma Shri for journalism in 2008.
Peter Mukerjea (Then CEO STAR India) - Winner 2005
IMPACT Person of the Year: Winners all: Part 1 - presented by Jagran Group