Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw Biography
Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw was the girl who launched a billion dollar company out of her garage in Bangalore by becoming India’s largest biotech company and the largest producer of insulin in the Asian market.
Developing industrial and pharmaceutical enzymes was the niche she chose to fill and her company Biocon became a major force to be reckoned with across world markets.
Against all the odds Kiran persisted despite the gender inequality and prejudice she faced from industry players and banks alike. She know stands proud as a beacon of hope for all budding entrepreneurs and is a shining light and inspiration for all enterprising individuals of the fairer gender with a burning ambition to succeed in business.
Talented people are always good for a one liner because their influence gives their words special meaning, so without further ado here is my compilation of 17 of the best Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw quotes
Quotes About Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
Vijay Mallya the Chairman of UB Group was complimentary:
"She is a very determined person. "Once she decides on something, she gives it her all"
The entrepreneur Bala Manian was praiseful:
"Kiran has maintained her connections to her roots through the entire journey to success, lives the moment with gusto, passion and energy, and wants to make a difference to other people's lives with her energy and commitment"
Nandan Nilekani the CEO of Infosys was impressed to call Kiran:
"An absolute role model for first generation entrepreneurs. She has the guts to say what she feels is wrong"