Mangal Prabhat Lodha: Indian Property Mogul

Mangal Prabhat Lodha was trained to be a lawyer. He eventually entered the real estate world and hasn’t looked back. While a law degree comes very handy in land transactions he, along with his sons have that leadership skill and business acumen which has resulted in the creation of a highly successful real estate business [...]

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Magdalena Martullo-Blocher: EMS CEO

Magdalena Martullo-Blocher was born on August 13, 1969 in Männedorf, Zurich, Switzerland. She holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland. Magdalena was a Product Manager at Johnson & Johnson from 1994 to 1996. She was head of marketing for Switzerland at the Rivella AG.  She has held various positions [...]

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Richard Chandler: Chandler Corporation Chairman

New Zealand-born Richard Chandler earned a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and a Master of Commerce in Strategic Planning from Auckland University with first-class honors. He began his career with Arthur Andersen in Auckland then moved to London and began working with KPMG on corporate takeovers, company flotations, merchant banking, and audit and advisory services. [...]

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Daniel A. D’Aniello: Carlyle Group Chairman And Co-Founder

Daniel A. D’Aniello spent his childhood in Butler, Pennsylvania. He graduated magna cum laude in 1968 at Syracuse University. Daniel was a member of  Beta Gamma Sigma, an honor society for business students and scholars. In 1974 he earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School, where he was a Teagle Foundation Fellow. Daniel served as [...]

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Anthony Pratt: Pratt/Visy Industries Global Chairman

Anthony Pratt earned a Bachelor of Economics (Hons) from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia in 1983.  He then joined the consulting firm McKinsey & Co. Anthony later joined family owned Visy. He moved to the United States in 1991 to lead the family’s business expansion into America. There he built Pratt Industries USA into a billion-dollar [...]

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Vikram Lal: Indian Auto Magnate

Vikram Lal was born in 1942 and studied in the Doon School. He then proceeded to study at the Technical University Darmstadt in Germany. In 1966, the German-trained engineer returned to India and began working at Eicher then a tractor-maker founded by his father. The firm started as the Goodearth Company in 1948 and was [...]

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Zhang Jindong: Chinese Appliance Mogul

Zhang Jindong was born in 1963 in Anhui, China. He studied Chinese literature and graduated from Nanjing Normal University. After graduating Zhang’s first job was to work at Haowei Group, a cloth factory from 1985 to 1989. In 1990, Zhang opened a shop on Ninghai Road in Nanjing together with his older brother Zhang Guiping. [...]

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