Let’s know about his story…
Started business with Rs 1200
Kiran Mazumdar has also been included in the list of 100 most powerful women in the world by Forbes magazine. But, there was a time when many companies even refused to give jobs. Due to being a woman, after the treatment of many companies, she started her own business for just Rs 1200 continuously, which has become a company of more than 37 thousand crores at present.
Also read: Interest is paying more in this post office account than SBI, take advantage like this
First job in Scotland at the age of 25
Kiran Mazumdar was born in a middle-class family in Bangalore. When she returned to India in 1978 with a master’s degree in brewing from Australia, many beer producers in India refused to give her a job because she was a woman. At this time she was only 25 years old. Due to lack of job in India, she went to Scotland. There he worked as a brewer. It was here that his fortunes changed and the way for the establishment of Biocon opened.
This is how Biocon started
While working in Scotland, he met Irish entrepreneur Leslie Auchincloss. During that time Leslie wants to start a business in the pharma sector in India. Being impressed by Kiran’s work, he offered her to take over the business in India. However, due to lack of experience, there was some hesitation in the beginning. Despite this, Leslie did not agree and she convinced Kiran to take over the business. This is how Biocon came into existence in 1978.
Also read: Know UIDAI’s new rule to change name, address and date of birth in Aadhaar
Tags: australia, Business news in hindi, Department of Pharmaceuticals, Kiran Mazumdar Shaw