From the pursuit of productivity with strenuous labor work to the pursuit of productivity with comfort, the Homo Sapiens evolved. How our life would have been without Flipkart, ola cabs, or Paytm. These facilities have made life easier. The people who create these and bring them into reality by changing the spectrum of our lives, we came entrepreneurs. With the course of life, we have so many dimensions, areas to explore, changes to bring, enhancements to see its threshold, understand, and breaking complexities. While big corporate, MNC’s, the big 4 firms, product-based companies, service-based companies, and entrepreneurs working invariably to bring change in society and this change inevitably bring an enormous change in the economy of a nation, entrepreneurs are essential and fundamental for the growth of a society, community, a state or even a nation.
Over the years the entrepreneurs in India have relatively grown and statistics have been growing ever since. To name a few renowned entrepreneurs who made a radical change are,
- Dhirubhai Ambani
A myriad of business establishments all started with selling traditional snacks to religious pilgrims. With no time, this business entrepreneur has diversified from industries to information technology, logistics, power generation, consumer goods. This fortune 500 listed company, Reliance Industries is one of the leading industries at the moment. His sons, Mukesh Ambani and Anil Ambani are running the business today and are billionaires and millionaires of India.
- NR Narayana Murthy
The business mogul who managed to establish a prominent information technology company with an initial investment of rupees 10,000 is an inspiration to all the young entrepreneurs at present. The company that he established, Infosys earned him the father of the Indian IT industry. As of the recent estimation survey, Infosys has a market capitalization of around 37 million dollars.
- JRD Tata
An aspiring aviator who was born to Indian and French parents set out his entrepreneur career by establishing his own airline named TATA Airlines while running errands for his family business. This again is a conglomerate, with diverse transcendents inside the company.
- Shiv Nadar
Another notable businessman whose career skyrocketed when his humble beginning started to take place. He initially sold calculators and microcomputers. Soon after he expanded the business to Singapore and further, it started generating revenue of rupees one million.
A key takeaway is that most of these entrepreneurs started their journey from hard work and diligence which has made conglomerates firms.