EY Names YPO Members Among India’s Disruptive Innovators

Two YPO members were recognized among nine winners of the prestigious EY Entrepreneur of the Year Program® India for 2017. EY is YPO’s Strategic Learning Advisor.

For the past 32 years, the EY Entrepreneur of the Year® program has recognized outstanding business leaders around the world.

Now in its 19th year in India, the Entrepreneur of the Year recognizes entrepreneurs who have introduced innovation to create profitable enterprises impacting India’s growing economy. Entrepreneurs include first-time entrepreneurs as well as individuals from family enterprises who have created differentiation in their sectors.

Congratulations to the following YPO members who made the winners’ list for EY Entrepreneur of the Year India 2017:

Consumer products and retail categorySunder (Ashok) Genomal, Managing Director, Page Industries Ltd., Bangalore, India

Manufacturing category: Puneet Dalmia, Managing Director, Dalmia Bharat Group, New Delhi, India


Rola Tassabehji began her career as a marketing trainee in Unilever Arabia and from there moved into several management roles within the marketing and communications function in Unilever global and regional teams, including brand development manager, Dove, Unilever Africa, Middle East, and Turkey and communications manager, Unilever North Africa and Middle East. Following ten years with Unilever, she relocated to Abu Dhabi, U.A.E and joined the team that launched INSEAD campus in the Middle East as external relations director. Rola completed her undergraduate degree at McGill University in Canada, has a Masters degree from the American University of Beirut and a post graduate degree in journalism from London School of Journalism.