6. Motilal Oswal
Motilal Oswal, an Indian businessman, is the Chairman and Managing Director of Motilal Oswal Financial Services Ltd (MOFSL) which he co-founded with Ramdeo Agrawal in 1987.
Promoter and founder of the Motilal Oswal Group, he is the recipient of many awards which includes the ‘Excellent Business Achiever in Financial Services’ award and the ‘Udyog Rattan Award’ for his performance in the financial and industrial sectors.
He is counted as one of the most honest tax payer businessmen in the country. The Indian government has awarded him with “Rashtriya Samman Patra” for being amongst the highest income taxpayers in the country over a 5 year period.
7. T.V. Mohandas Pai
Mohandas has worked with Infosys for more than 10 years as CFO. As CFO at Infosys, he played a vital role in transforming the IT Company into one of the world’s best known companies in software development and services. He was awarded as “Best CFO in India” by Finance Asia.
T.V. Mohandas Pai is currently the Chairman of Manipal Global Education (Manipal University). He is an active investor and important part of Indian startup community. He has over 50 investments including Zoomcar, Tripfactory, Online Tayari, YourStory, Justdoc, Mad Street Den etc
8. Radhe Shyam Agarwal
Radhe Shyam Agarwal co-founder and executive chairman of Emami, a global group of company engaged in the business of FMCG, paper, real estate, edible oils, health care and cement. Radhe Shyam is among the top 100 richest Indians and was listed by Forbes as having a net worth of $1.43 billion in 2015.
9. Aroon Purie
Aroon Purie is an Indian businessman who was the founder-publisher and editor-in-chief of India Today and the chief executive of the India Today Group. He is the managing director of Thomson Press (India) Limited and the chairman and managing director of TV Today.
10. Nirmal Jain
Nirmal Jain is Founder and Chairman of India Infoline – IIFL is recognised as one of the leading independent financial services companies in India with presence in non-banking finance, wealth management, broking, financial products distribution and investment banking space and it has leadership position in most businesses it does. Under Nirmal’s visionary direction, today IIFL has a market capitalization of over Rs 19,000 crores and has a customer base of four million across 8 countries.