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Young Achievers – Sayuj Jaganathan, Senior Brand Manager, Cavinkare

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Young Achievers – Navneet Biswas, Trade & Brand Marketing Manager

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Young Achievers – Prateek Swarup, Area Sales Manager, Dabur India Limited

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Young Achievers – Aditi Anand, Senior Brand Manager, Flipkart.com

In conversation with Aditi Anand, Senior Brand Manager, Flipkart.com Please tell us a little about your professional & academic background. Also please give us a little clarity on your role in your current organization? I did my Bachelors in Computer Applications from BIT Ranchi and then took a year off to prepare for CAT. I

Young Achievers – Chandan Roy, Senior Area Sales Manager, PepsiCo

In conversation with Chandan Roy, Senior Area Sales Manager, PepsiCo Please tell us a little about your professional & academic background. Can you also brief us about your role in your current organization? Quite frankly, I was sort of an aimless guy until my graduation. I really had no idea about what am I going

Young Achievers – Dr. Neha Venkatesh, Global Brand Manager, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories

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“Be Superb at Execution”, says Jayant Kapre, President (Country Head) at United Biscuits India

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Young Achievers – Sharthak Shankar Bhagat, Area Sales Manager, GlaxoSmithKline

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Young Achievers – Prabodh Sharma, Area Sales Manager, Marico

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“Technology has always been our differentiator”, says Bhavish Aggarwal, Co-Founder & CEO, Olacabs

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Young Achievers – G.S.N. Aditya, Brand Manager – Tata Steel

In conversation with G.S.N. Aditya, Brand Manager – Tata Steel Talk about your professional & academic background. Can you also brief us about your role in your current organization? Well to begin with, right from an early age, I have been fascinated by the universe of Brands. I was probably in third grade when I

Young Achievers – Soudip Banerjee, Asst. Brand Manager – Nutralite

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If you have been following our series “Rockstar Recruiters of the Month”, you must be wondering what it takes to make it to this elite list. Well, simply put, a Rockstar Recruiter is one who actively goes through resumes, takes an action on candidate applications (such as shortlist, reject, save for future use) and helps

“Trust, adoption and customer maturity are the real issues that need tackling on an immediate basis”, says Praveen Sinha, Co-Founder & Managing Director, Jabong

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