Kiran Shaw

Kiran Shaw

Chairman and Managing Director of Biocon speaks to Hult students, alumni, faculty, and prospective students in Dubai.
Kiran Shaw

Kiran Shaw

Chairman and MD of Biocon

Kiran Shaw took the stage in Dubai to continue Hult’s 2014 Visionary Speaker Series. In her speech about the Power of Entrepreneurship she shared her amazing journey of how she went from a determined 25-year old entrepreneur working in her garage, to India’s most successful self-made woman. Her story of how she overcame social barriers associated with her gender to pioneer a new approach to affordable medication in India was truly inspirational.




Kiran Shaw

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Kiran Shaw

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One of Forbes Magazine’s “100 Most Powerful Women”, Kiran Mazumdar Shaw transformed her brainchild Biocon, into India’s leading biotechnology company. Armed with a smart idea and great determination Kiran overcame social barriers associated with her gender to pioneer a new approach to affordable medication in India.

“Our focus on innovation and differentiation has enabled us to become a company of great distinction—India’s largest bio- tech company. ”


  Kiran Shaw's Achievements:

  • Chairman & Managing Director of Biocon, a leading biotechnology company
  • One of Forbes’ “100 Most Powerful Women” 2012
  • Featured in the Financial Times “Top 50 Women in Business” 2011
  • One of India Times’ “Top 100 Most Powerful CEOs 2013”
  • A “TIME 100” 2013—TIME magazine’s list of the world’s most influential people