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  • Interview | Byju's Co-Founder Divya Gokulnath on global listing plans, work-life balance, future of teaching, and more Mar 05, 2021 09:34 AM IST

    Interview | Byju's Co-Founder Divya Gokulnath on global listing plans, work-life balance, future of teaching, and more

    The co-founder of the $10 billion edtech behemoth tells Moneycontrol why she thinks the golden age of teachers is coming back and all about her plans to take her company global.

  • Meet India’s newest and most unique unicorn Mar 03, 2021 10:57 AM IST

    Meet India’s newest and most unique unicorn

    Infra.Market ties up with contract manufacturers, gets them to utilize idle capacity and manufacture products under its own brand, which it then sells to large infrastructure companies and retail outlets. It is this distinctive template that has led it to be valued at a billion dollars, barely 20 months after its first funding round

  • Hyperlocal campus might be the norm going forward: CEO Tiger Tyagarajan on the Future of Work Mar 02, 2021 12:19 PM IST

    Hyperlocal campus might be the norm going forward: CEO Tiger Tyagarajan on the Future of Work

    Genpact CEO upbeat about continuing digital transformation; says notion of campus is gone.

  • Interview | Infosys CEO Salil Parekh on growth momentum, demand for digital and cloud capabilities, and more: Read excerpts here Feb 11, 2021 04:52 PM IST

    Interview | Infosys CEO Salil Parekh on growth momentum, demand for digital and cloud capabilities, and more: Read excerpts here

    Infosys, which has been growing at a faster clip compared to rivals such as TCS and Wipro in the last few quarters, is confident about growing revenues in double-digits, on the back of robust demand for digital and cloud capabilities.

  • Happiest Minds scouting for $10-30 million acquisitions with focus on digital capabilities Feb 11, 2021 04:40 PM IST

    Happiest Minds scouting for $10-30 million acquisitions with focus on digital capabilities

    Happiest Minds is seeing demand across its digital service offerings including cloud, security solutions and analytics.

  • EXCLUSIVE: Double-digit revenue growth trend may continue for some time, says Infosys CEO Salil Parekh Feb 11, 2021 02:09 PM IST

    EXCLUSIVE: Double-digit revenue growth trend may continue for some time, says Infosys CEO Salil Parekh

    In an exclusive interview, Infosys CEO & MD Salil Parekh said digital and cloud capabilities are now more than half of its business and is growing at about 30 percent.

  • Steel price spike due to unanticipated rise in demand: S&P Global Platts Feb 03, 2021 03:58 PM IST

    Steel price spike due to unanticipated rise in demand: S&P Global Platts

    Keith Tan said the customs duty exemption announced in Budget 2021 could give India’s national scrap policy a boost by exposing buyers to greater volumes and varieties of scrap from various origins, which would compete with and spur the domestic scrap collection and processing industry.

  • Union Budget 2021: Focus on infrastructure will drive demand for commercial vehicles, says M&M's Pawan Goenka Feb 02, 2021 04:37 PM IST

    Union Budget 2021: Focus on infrastructure will drive demand for commercial vehicles, says M&M's Pawan Goenka

    Here's what Pawan Goenka, managing director, Mahindra & Mahindra, to get his comments on the Budget 2021.

  • Union Budget 2021: Research budget should reach beyond the IITs: Kris Gopalakrishnan Feb 02, 2021 12:29 PM IST

    Union Budget 2021: Research budget should reach beyond the IITs: Kris Gopalakrishnan

    Union Budget 2021: `This Rs 50,000 crore is a very good allocation for the research ecosystem, ensuring that the NRF is funded very well. It is also good signal to the entire business community that the government is optimistic about funding research’

  • Large deals to drive growth for Mphasis: CEO Nitin Rakesh Jan 26, 2021 05:00 PM IST

    Large deals to drive growth for Mphasis: CEO Nitin Rakesh

    Company takes Blackstone exit reports in its stride, even as it tries to pull up declining DXC business

  • Privacy is not a fad and, for people who value it, Signal represents a viable alternative: Brian Acton Jan 19, 2021 12:19 PM IST

    Privacy is not a fad and, for people who value it, Signal represents a viable alternative: Brian Acton

    People want to choose who owns their data instead of being told their only option is to comply, says Brian Acton, co-founder of the Signal Foundation, which runs the messaging platform. Signal, he said, has no ads, no trackers, no data. It is a non-profit whose motivation is to protect people and help maintain their privacy. And, he emphasises, it will never be acquired by a major tech company

  • Interview| Online gold loan business is gaining traction and NBFCs want to make the most of it: Indel Money CEO Jan 17, 2021 03:28 PM IST

    Interview| Online gold loan business is gaining traction and NBFCs want to make the most of it: Indel Money CEO

    The Kerala-based gold loan company is the first NBFC in the country to offer a two-year old gold loan product and mostly cater to the rural areas.

  • Interview | To curb illegal gold trade, reduce duty to 7% in Budget 2021: Malabar Gold & Diamonds chairman Jan 14, 2021 03:42 PM IST

    Interview | To curb illegal gold trade, reduce duty to 7% in Budget 2021: Malabar Gold & Diamonds chairman

    The extent of the impact of gold smuggling can be gauged from a World Gold Council estimate which says illegal gold shipment fulfils around 17 percent of the country’s annual gold demand.

  • Veterans Unpacked | I didn't retire. I was thrown out by my son: Vijaypat Singhania Dec 31, 2020 02:42 PM IST

    Veterans Unpacked | I didn't retire. I was thrown out by my son: Vijaypat Singhania

    Vijaypat Singhania, the former chairman of the Raymond Group, on what he has been up to since retirement, what he does to keep himself busy, what he misses about the C-suite, advice to the younger crop of leaders and more.

  • DAILY VOICE | 2021 expected to be good year for EMs; Budget could be infrastructure-heavy: Neeraj Chadawar of Axis Securities Dec 29, 2020 08:05 AM IST

    DAILY VOICE | 2021 expected to be good year for EMs; Budget could be infrastructure-heavy: Neeraj Chadawar of Axis Securities

    We would advise investors to build a long-term portfolio as the prospects for equity investment have improved.

  • Govt should help industry in reducing cost of doing business, says Siemens MD & CEO Dec 21, 2020 09:18 AM IST

    Govt should help industry in reducing cost of doing business, says Siemens MD & CEO

    The MD & CEO of Siemens Ltd feels that the biggest challenge for global supply chains is to manage costs and stay competitive.

  • Most of our group businesses are back at pre-Covid levels: Raymond Chairman Gautam Singhania Dec 14, 2020 04:39 PM IST

    Most of our group businesses are back at pre-Covid levels: Raymond Chairman Gautam Singhania

    The Raymond group, which has interests in the textile, apparel, FMCG, engineering, prophylactics and real estate sectors, was battered by Covid. In FY20, it recorded consolidated revenue of Rs 3,186 crore, only to see this shrink to a mere Rs 24 crore in the first quarter of FY21 and Rs 254 crore in the second quarter. But with the economy opening up, Chairman and Managing Director Gautam Hari Singhania told Moneycontrol things are looking up for Raymond with most group businesses at 90 percent of their pre-Covid levels

  • Like A Boss I Leaders are created in life, not in any business school, says Info Edge India's Sanjeev Bikhchandani Dec 14, 2020 10:38 AM IST

    Like A Boss I Leaders are created in life, not in any business school, says Info Edge India's Sanjeev Bikhchandani

    Sanjeev Bikhchandani divulges why leadership can never be taught at business schools and why there's no single role model in his life

  • Medical devices, digital to drive growth for LTTS in coming quarters: CEO Keshab Panda Dec 11, 2020 05:31 PM IST

    Medical devices, digital to drive growth for LTTS in coming quarters: CEO Keshab Panda

    When the pandemic struck, while IT services providers were able to weather the storm better, the same could not be said for engineering service providers such as LTTS. For instance, for the June 2020 quarter, LTTS’ revenues declined 11.8 percent y-o-y. The September quarter, too, saw revenue dropping 9.9 percent.

  • Looking at India as a strong supply chain base, says Bata CEO Sandeep Kataria Dec 07, 2020 12:26 PM IST

    Looking at India as a strong supply chain base, says Bata CEO Sandeep Kataria

    Bata will be looking to hire a dedicated India CEO soon, Sandeep Kataria said.

  • Q2 was a positive surprise; RBI's monetary policy mature and accurate, says Deepak Parekh Dec 07, 2020 10:56 AM IST

    Q2 was a positive surprise; RBI's monetary policy mature and accurate, says Deepak Parekh

    The HDFC chairman also shared a very optimistic view on the future of the real estate sector, especially small homes

  • Exclusive | How we use AI will determine our success, says Cars24 CEO Vikram Chopra Dec 02, 2020 12:14 PM IST

    Exclusive | How we use AI will determine our success, says Cars24 CEO Vikram Chopra

    Vikram Chopra, CEO of India's newest unicorn Cars24, talks about bouncing back from the pandemic, unit economics, why add-on services are vital to the business and more.

  • DAILY VOICE | Gautam Duggad of Motilal Oswal shares 3 important lessons for investors from year 2020 Nov 27, 2020 08:14 AM IST

    DAILY VOICE | Gautam Duggad of Motilal Oswal shares 3 important lessons for investors from year 2020

    One should pick stocks where earnings visibility is high, balance sheet quality is robust and long-term earnings trajectory remains healthy, says Gautam Duggad of Motilal Oswal Institutional Equities.

  • Focus on largecaps; cement will continue to do well: Avendus Capital CEO Andrew Holland Nov 24, 2020 02:47 PM IST

    Focus on largecaps; cement will continue to do well: Avendus Capital CEO Andrew Holland

    On global markets, Andrew Holland said that US President-elect Joe Biden’s reconciliatory gestures towards China will give a boost to global GDP.

  • EXCLUSIVE: The secret sauce of BJP’s success is its teamwork, Vinay Sitapati, author of Jugalbandi: The BJP Before Modi Nov 23, 2020 02:28 PM IST

    EXCLUSIVE: The secret sauce of BJP’s success is its teamwork, Vinay Sitapati, author of Jugalbandi: The BJP Before Modi

    Vinay Sitapati’s new book, Jugalbandi: The BJP Before Modi: The secret sauce of BJP’s success is not the majoritarian ideology but the organisational unity within the party. If you think about it, the BJP is the only party that doesn’t split. It’s like an old couple in the park who are fighting but will not divorce. That is what other parties can learn from the BJP, says the author.

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