Kochi: The 7th M B A award has been awarded to R P Group founder and Managing Director Padmashree Dr. Ravi Pillai. The MBA Award (Malayali Business Achievers award) is gifted by renowned Event Production Company Pegasus to those Kerala businessmen who have asset worth Rs 2500 crores or above and the nominees corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities are considered highly for the Award.
The award has been conferred in a ceremony conducted at the Crowne Plaza in Kochi, Ernakulum. Unique Times Editor Ajit Ravi says that those who get the award will become the member of the elite club, the organisation of Kerala businessmen possessing asset worth Rs 2500 crores or above.
V P Nandakumar (the MD and CEO of Manappuram Finance Ltd), Joy Alukkas (the chairman of Joy Alukkas), Yusuff Ali M A (the MD of LuLu Group International), T S Kalyanaraman (the Chairman and MD of Kalyan Jewellers), P N C Menon (the founder and chairman of Sobha Group) and Gokulam Gopalan (The Founder and Chairman of Gokulam Group of Companies) are the previous years’ winners of the prestigious award.