TiE Austin, the Austin chapter of TiE, the largest global entrepreneurship organization conducted a webinar with Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, Executive Chairperson, Biocon on the topic of “Compassionate Capitalism,” where she spoke about her journey from an accidental entrepreneur to a self-made billionaire. In the webinar, she also speaks about her volunteering and non-profit initiatives and on building value by making a difference to the world.
“I am extremely differentiated in what I am doing. Nobody else has come close to what I am doing. They realize that I am a very unique offering,” Ms Mazumdar-Shaw says while she talks on her journey of ‘Making an Impact.’
Listen to her views on “Compassionate Capitalism” here.
Ms Mazumdar-Shaw was named the EY World Entrepreneur of the Year™ 2020 (WEOY) in June 2020. She has been honoured with the world title from among a distinguished list of 46 EOY country award winners from 41 countries and territories.
She has previously won the EY Best Entrepreneur: Healthcare & Life Sciences Award in 2002 and was bestowed with the EY Entrepreneur of the Year India 2019 Award in February 2020 and represented India at the WEOY 2020.
TiE is an international organization that is involved in fostering entrepreneurship (TiE.org). Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw was a member of the India chapter of TiE. Currently TiE has 15,000 + members within 61 + chapters in 19 countries across the globe.
TiE is a non-profit, global community welcoming entrepreneurs from all over the world. They believe in the power of ideas to change the face of entrepreneurship and growing business through our five pillars; mentoring, networking, education, incubating and funding. TiE Charter Members share their invaluable experience to students, budding entrepreneurs, and aspiring professional.