India Emerging Twenty
India Emerging Twenty (IE20) 2018
Who are they?
London & Partners launched India Emerging Twenty (IE20) to identify some of India's most innovative and high-growth companies with the ambition and commitment to grow internationally. Now in its second year, the IE20 programme, has received more than 550 applications since inception, with the calibre of businesses applying improving year on year.
This year the top 50 companies pitched their business to an incredible line-up of judges including Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, Chairperson and Managing Director of Biocon, and Shinjini Kumar, CEO of Payments Bank, Paytm, Natarajan (Nats), Chief Operating Officer and CFO of RNT Capital Advisers, part of Ratan Tata group, Bharati Jacob, Managing Partner of Seedfund and Neetu Bhatia, CEO of Kyazoonga an IE20 2016 winning company.
These were joined by experts from London; Arbinder Chatwal, Head of India Advisory Services, from BDO, Mark Ling, Head of Trade, Working Capital & Strategic Alliances, Santander Corporate & Commercial Banking and Asma Bashir, Global Marketing Director from Newland Chase, all with market leading experience in helping Indian companies build a global business by leveraging London's position as the capital of World Business.
The chosen IE20 2017 companies have now arrived in London for an exciting programme of events, during London Tech Week, which will include mentoring from key business leaders, workshops and networking with London and international peers, opening the path to further business opportunities.
This years IE20 programme is sponsored by BDO, Department for International Trade, The LaLiT, Newland Chase, Santander, Air India, Usha Martin Technologies and YourStory.
Our IE20 2017 winners
From travel tech to dairy tech, the IE20 line-up this year is an inspiring and innovative group.
To celebrate their success and follow their London journey please follow #IE20 on Twitter.
The IE20 2017 winners are: