|Socially Responsible Company/Leader of the Year||Plasti Surge Industries Pvt. Ltd|
|Innovative Company of the Year||RR Kabel Ltd.|
|Young Entrepreneur of the Year||Simarpreet H Singh of Hartek Power Private Limited (Hartek Group)|
|Woman Business Leader of the Year||Sanchita Bhalwankar of Twin Engineers Pvt. Ltd|
|Business Leader of the Year||Aditya Loomba from Ecos (I) Mobility & Hospitality Pvt Ltd.|
|Business of the Year - Western India||Navitas Green Solutions Pvt. Ltd|
|Business of the Year- Central India||Mosaic Network (India) Pvt. Ltd.|
|Business of the year-South India||Manjushree Technopack|
|Business of the Year- North India||Ecos (I) Mobility & Hospitality Pvt Ltd|
SPJIMR’s Centre for Family Managed Business welcomed over 500 guests to “FMB Connect’18”, its annual Family Managed Business (FMB) awards and conclave on April 21 at the Taj Santacruz. The theme of 2018’s event was “Dare to Dream”.
The daylong event saw the coming together of some of India’s leading family managed businesses who presented a series of thought provoking and learning sessions. This was followed by an award ceremony recognising the remarkable contributions of entities in India who have made a mark in the world of family business and contributed to their growth and success.
The award for the Institution Championing the Cause of Family Managed Business was given to the Maharashtra Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (MACCIA). Bombay Stock Exchange’s (BSE) SME Exchange was recognised for its contribution in transforming FMB’s and was awarded the FMB Change Agent of the year.
The special felicitation of FMB legend Padmashri Rameshwarlalji Kabra, founder of the RR Group, known for its iconic electrical industry brand RR Kabel received a zealous standing ovation. In his speech he inspired the participants to serve the country. He also congratulated SPJIMR for its unique PG-FMB programme and mentioned his grandson Sumeet Kabra, also a student of FMB Batch 10 practiced his learnings to scale up their business in an unprecedented way.
The gala event concluded with Alumni Awards which is a platform for the alumni of SPJIMR’s FMB programme to showcase their contribution and share their success stories.
The Head of the Centre for Family Managed Business, Mr. Vijay Sampath gave the vote of thanks and announced the after party open to all.
FMB Alumni Academic Toppers
1. Jai Patel -FMB 19
2. Ridhima Jain- FMB 20
3. Kushal Shah- FMB 20
4. Shreyas Shah-FMB 20
5. Rohan Meghani - FMB 21
6. Monali Shah- FMB 21
7. Pallav Bhagat -FMB 21