Anirvan Ghosh

  • Maruti helps its suppliers with a forex cover 13-03-2012 11:34 AM

    Import-dependent automakers and their suppliers got bushwhacked by the Indian rupee in 2011 when it went into a tailspin after the country's trade gap began to widen and government policy drift kept investor dollars away. By the end of December, the rupee was down 20 per cent against the dollar,...
  • D Shivakumar: Mobile biz not for the fainthearted 04-02-2012 11:27 AM

    D Shivakumar Age: 52 Designation: Senior Vice President (Sales), India, Middle East and Africa Region, Nokia. Formerly Managing Director, Nokia India Career: Joined Nokia India in 2006. Prior to that was heading the consumer electronics business of Philips India. Has also spent several years with Hindustan Levers Education: Graduated from...
  • You make more money if you go green: Casey 28-01-2012 10:01 AM

    Valerie Casey Age: 39 Designation: Founder-CEO, Necessary Projects, a design venture Career: Held positions at IDEO, frog design, and Pentagram. Founded Designers Accord in 2007 Education: MA, Cultural Theory and Design, Yale University, BA, Swarthmore College Interests: Reads 3-4 books a week (she calls that her biggest passion), cooking organic...
  • In India, BlackBerry's not just a corporate phone 19-10-2011 11:45 AM

    A few months after she joined Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Delhi, Ayesha Rachel became an addict. She just couldnt get enough of her BlackBerry Curve. I was a Nokia user but this thing is addictive, and no other phone gives me this value for my buck, she says while sending...
  • In F1, being fast is just part of the equation 26-09-2011 11:11 AM

    Narain Kartikeyan Occupation: Racing driver Age: 34 Education: Bachelor's degree in business administration Career: Made his Formula 1 debut in 2005 with the Jordan team, making him the first Indian to ever race in Formula 1. Was a Williams F1 test driver from 2006-07. Moved to Wyler Racing in the...