Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw wins EY World Entrepreneur of the Year 2020 Award

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Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw wins EY World Entrepreneur of the Year 2020 Award

Biocon Ltd announced that its Executive Chairperson Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw has been named the EY World Entrepreneur of the Year 2020 (WEOY) at a virtual award ceremony. She has been honoured with the title from among a distinguished list of 46 EOY country award winners from 41 countries and territories.

In the award’s 20-year history, Mazumdar-Shaw is the first woman entrepreneur from India and the third Indian to win it. She is the second woman worldwide to hold this title, after Olivia Lum of Hyflux Limited, Singapore, who won the award in 2011.