There’s no universal method to determine if someone will end up being successful. But every so often, there’s a tale out there about someone that managed to find success either by luck, sheer will, or hard work. Here are some stories of Indian Businessman that found great success.
Ardeshir Godrej went into multiple different avenues trying to find success. He worked as a lawyer, a chemist, and a medical equipment manufacturer. But he found no success in any field. One day, while reading the newspaper, Godrej stumbled on a story about rising theft in Bombay. He immediately began to use his expertise to manufacture locks for doors and found great success in the business leading Godrej industries to where it is today.
Verghese Kurien started out by getting a degree in mechanical engineering. He had plans to join the Army but was convinced by this mother to instead join the Tata Steel Technical Institute. Verghese Kurien felt a lack of purpose at Tata Steel and applied for a government scholarship for dairy engineering. The discipline was new at the time and practically irrelevant in the eyes of businessmen. But Verghese pursued it with passion and ending up launching India’s dairy industry to new heights being crowned the “Father of the White Revolution”.
Anand Mishra CEO of Star Infranet started his professional life as a humble software programmer. At a time when the tech industry was about to take off, he managed to found his own company and began to be known as Anand Mishra CEO Star Infranet. He offered services like digital marketing, web design and development, e-commerce, Cloud, and domain registration. Today he serves more than 4,000 dealers across India with exclusive clientele like NewsX, India News, and The Sunday Guardian.