Inspiring business leaders motivate their employees, lead innovation in the company, and acknowledge the human side of the business. Having a great leader at the helm is something that all investors, consumers, and employees want. Here is a list of the 8 most influential business leaders that are changing the world.
Mr. Rizwan Sajan, Founder, and Chairman of Danube Group:
A Global Business Mogul Mr. Rizwan Sajan has built his company into the undisputed market leader for building materials in the GCC. Being a top ranking business icon, he has been a source of inspiration to millions. Danube Group is a Dubai-based diversified business conglomerate with interests in building materials, home décor and real estate development. Danube Properties, part of the Danube Group, has recently announced the launch of “Pearlz”, a residential project offering 1,000 residential units and a number of retail and recreational facilities with a development value exceeding Dh300 million. Pearlz is the first real estate project to be launched in the UAE in 2022 – and the second project by Danube Properties to be launched within five months after launching the Dh475 million Skyz project in Arjan in October 2021.
Mr. Utkarsh Gupta, Managing Director, Ramagya Group:
A distinguished name in the field of education, Mr. Utkarsh Gupta has emerged as a major inspiration to aspiring entrepreneurs of India. Through his vision and expertise, he has effectively positioned Ramagya Group as one of the fastest-growing brands in the education sector. With the aim of fostering a global outlook in students and empowering them to handle new-age challenges, he has brought about path-breaking innovations in education. His strenuous efforts earned Ramagya the ‘Great Place to Study ace to Study (GPTS)’ certification. His compelling vision and comprehensive plans took Ramagya to the pinnacle of glory and today it is ranked among the top 30 schools in India, top 5 schools in Noida and top 10 schools in UP. It is recognised as No. 1 amongst the top 10 CBSE schools by ‘Education Today’.
Mr. Ashish Bhutani, Chief Executive Officer at Bhutani Group:
A young and dynamic corporate leader Mr. Ashish Bhutani is a thorough management professional who believes in fulfilling commitments to his company's clients, partners and employees. He is not only a corporate captain focused on project conceptualization and delivery, but also a thought leader who contributes to various social causes, from rural development and healthcare to education. Under his leadership, Bhutani Group is achieving tremendous success and their flagship project Alphathum is getting leased out very fast. The multinational companies are setting their bases in its three innovatively designed high-rise skyscraper towers. Located in sector 90, one of Noida’s prime catchment areas, Alphathum offers an ecosystem that not only meets the business needs of the business leaders, but also enhances their lifestyle. Bhutani Group strictly follows its delivery timeline.
Mr. Sanjay Gupta, Chairman & Managing Director, APL Apollo:
Mr. Sanjay Gupta has made his mark as an undisputed leader in the industry. It is because of him that APL Apollo has revolutionized the steel tube and pipe manufacturing sector. Thanks to his forward-looking and dynamic leadership the company has emerged as a leader in all the segments that it operates in. APL Apollo is the largest producer of ERW steel pipes in India. With a strong pan-India presence, it serves as a ‘one-stop-shop’ for steel products catering to urban infrastructure, automobile, construction, housing, energy, irrigation, solar plants, and greenhouses. APL Apollo focuses on meeting shifting consumer preferences and providing high-quality products at competitive prices. It never hesitates in investing in R&D, be it in terms of adopting the latest technologies or optimally utilizing resources.
Mr. Ajay Choudhary, Chairman and Managing Director, Ace Group:
A man of exemplary vision and enterprise, Mr. Ajay Choudhary has always been passionate about developing real estate masterpieces. With a steadfast belief in continuously creating modern, elegant and state-of-the-art residential and commercial real estate projects, he has carved a distinct niche for Ace Group in the real estate sector. It is under his stewardship that Ace Group has emerged as one of the foremost real estate developers. Established in 2010, Ace Group has successfully completed projects covering an area of 8.5 million sq. ft. (approx 8Lac sq mtr) while 12.8 million sq. ft. (approx 12Lac sq mtr) is under construction. Dedicated to provide exemplary service to its customers Ace Group has successfully achieved its goal of delivering high quality and sustainable real estate projects.
Mr. Rajesh Khatri, Managing Director, Glowderma:
One of India’s leading pharmaceutical companies in skincare, Glowderma started its operations with a vision to attain leadership in the field of dermatology by launching trusted, innovative and safe products. A skilful and visionary leader Mr. Rajesh Khatri built a strong, high-performance team of result oriented professionals and originated innovative ideas. Glowderma is known for its highest WHO GMP quality standard operations and extensive research based on the feedback of its valued customer. Glowderma has tied up with the global premium brand Sanosan to import and market latter’s baby skincare products in India. The major USP of Sanosan Baby Skin Care Range lies in its natural ingredients such as hydrolised milk protein and organic olive oil that fulfills the need of delicate baby skin.
Mr. Sumit Arora, Director, Alniche Lifesciences Private Limited:
Mr. Sumit Arora is instrumental in spreading smiles and happiness by providing specialized, high quality, effective, affordable and value-for-money medicines and wellness products from around the world. Under his astute leadership, Alniche Lifesciences Private Limited has emerged as one of the key players in Nephrology and Critical Care medicines. All across the globe it’s making efforts to increase the availability of medicines in Renal Care, Neuro, Cardio and Critical Care segments, among others. Focused marketing approach and efficient distribution network facilitate timely delivery of specialized products of the company. Alniche Lifesciences also has overseas partners in North America and Africa. In India, Alniche Lifesciences is among the top 10 companies in critical care and it’s among the top 2 firms in renal medicines and transplant.
Mr. Hari Om, Chairman, Infallible Pharma Private Ltd
Truly vibrant and energetic, entered the pharma segment driven by his desire to ensure the availability of medicines in critical care at affordable price. A young industry leader, he has been instrumental in serving the needy and saving lives during the time of the coronavirus pandemic. Starting its operations as a pharma distribution company in critical care segment, Infallible Pharma gradually emerged as a full-fledged pharmaceutical company which gained considerable reputation in anticoagulant, antibiotic and critical care medicines segments. It achieved number one position in Heparin Sodium Injection, a blood thinner used to prevent and treat blood clots, selling over 8 lakh 50 thousand viles of this prescription drug on a monthly basis. Currently, Infallible Pharma is one of the largest manufacturers of Heparin Sodium injection in India.
Transforming the skyline of Noida, NCR-based realty major Ace Group has launched its much-desired and keenly awaited residential project 'Ace Starlit' at Sector 152, Noida Expressway.
The sublime residential project 'Ace Starlit' is a luxurious offering by the company at competitive pricing.
Located at a corner plot right on Noida - Greater Noida Expressway, which has access from a 45-metre-wide road from both sides, the premium project 'Ace Starlit' encompasses a total 492 units of 2-3 BHK luxury residences. Every apartment at 'Ace Starlit' offers beautiful views inside out from its distinctive glass frame work.
Moreover, every residential unit will have three sides open views, hence the residents will be benefitted by fresh air and sunshine all the year around. The project with double-height grand entrance lobbies boasts of all the world-class features and amenities including best-in-class clubhouse and a mega retail hub, among others.
Speaking on the occasion of launching 'Ace Starlit', Ajay Choudhary, CMD, Ace Group said, "We are delighted to announce the arrival of Ace Starlit in sector 152 Noida. The project's residents will enjoy seamless access to the city and suburbs while remaining ensconced in a private world of absolute luxury. We have already received more than 200 bookings for Ace Starlit. We expect Ace Starlit to go one step ahead in terms of response than our previous project on Noida Expressway."
'Ace Starlit' had already created a strong word of mouth even prior to its launch due to the consumer goodwill and trust that the ACE Group has created for itself over the years. 'Ace Starlit' is also destined to give sector 152 a new identity as a location which is having all similarities as its forerunner sector 150.
Noticeably 'Ace Golfshire' was one of the first few projects to be delivered in sector 150 Noida and is a fully sold-out entity. 'Ace Parkway' is also one of the most sought-after projects in the locality whereas 'Ace Medley Avenue' broke all records by selling out in a fortnight back in 2019. Ace expects 'Ace Starlit' will also set new milestones in the real estate of NCR.
Established in 2010, Ace Group has completed projects covering an area of 8.5 million sq. ft. (approx 8 lakh sq. mtr.) while another 12.8 million sq. ft. (approx 12 lakh sq. mtr.) are under construction. Among its completed residential projects include Ace Platinum, Ace City, Ace Aspire and Ace Golfshire, all of which have gained considerable customer attention. Ace Group has also established a number of commercial projects including City Square and Ace Studio.
Ajay Chaudhary has created benchmarks in terms of timely delivery of real estate offerings to customers.
With a determined focus on timely delivery of real estate projects, Mr Ajay Chaudhary, CMD, Ace Group, has steered his firm to newer heights of glory while fulfilling the dreams and aspirations of the seekers of both affordable and luxury housing.
A name to reckon with in the real estate sector, Mr Chaudhary has created benchmarks in terms of timely delivery of real estate offerings to valued customers. Under his astute leadership, Ace Group has been consistently performing well, with a strong commitment to maintaining quality yardsticks. Transforming the skyline of NCR, Ace Group has established itself as an industry leader by setting benchmarks one after another.
Established in 2010, Ace Group has completed projects covering an area of 8.5 million sq ft (approx 8 lakh sq mtr) while another 12.8 million sq ft (approx 12Lac sq mtr) are under construction. Among its completed residential projects include ACE Platinum, ACE City, ACE Aspire and ACE Golfshire, all of which have gained considerable customer attention.
Ace Group has also established a series of milestone commercial projects including City Square and ACE Studio. ACE Parkway, Ace Medley Avenue, and Ace Divino, among others, are currently underway. Recently, Ace Group has announced that its prime residential project, ‘Ace Golfshire’, has been completely sold out. Located in Sector 150, Noida, Ace Golfshire offers 2 and 3 BHK apartments comprising 455 units set amidst great ambience embellished with international specifications.
Ace Golfshire is situated in Noida’s greenest residential locale as the Noida Authority is developing a massive 42-acre Shaheed Bhagat Singh Park in Sector 150. The project offers its residents scenic views of the vast area of beautiful unspoiled greenery, presenting soothing and calming environs. While such recuperating natural luxury is hard to find in the entire NCR, Ace Golfshire is also strategically situated in the close proximity to Noida Expressway, metro station, shopping complexes, hospitals and world-renowned education hubs.
Says Mr. Chaudhary, “Our belief since the starting has been to deliver projects on time without any compromise on the aspect of quality. Sticking to this motto has always given us excellent results."
It is worth noting that Ace Golfshire was one of the first two projects to be completely delivered in sector 150 Noida. Though, this kind of success is not new to Ace Group as it has successfully sold out and delivered a series of projects including ACE Golfshire, ACE Platinum, ACE City and ACE Aspire, to name a few among others. Thus, Ace Group has successfully achieved its goal of delivering credible and sustainable real estate projects
Apart from all these landmark projects, Ace Group has partnered with Godrej Properties Limited for a 100-acre township called ‘Golf Link’ in Greater Noida. The project will have luxury villas/apartments and housing units with a 9-hole golf course in a serene setting. ‘Godrej Palm Retreat’ in Sector 150, Noida, is another joint venture project of Ace Group with Godrej. Moreover, Ace Group has joined hands with ATS for ‘ATS Destinaire’ and with ABA Corp for ‘County 107’. Ace Group has also formed a joint venture with Bengaluru-based prominent real estate developer Prestige Group.
Ace Group enjoys strong brand equity, with a stellar delivery track record in the real estate sector. Even at this time, when most of the players are keeping away from launching any new projects, Ace Group has recently launched limited edition 3-4 BHK ultra luxury towers “X Residences" for its premium residential project, Ace Parkway, in Sector 150, Noida.
A man of exemplary vision and enterprise, Mr. Chaudhary believes in the importance of creating long-term relationships with his customers, investors, and dealers. He says there is only one way to earn customer loyalty and that is through timely delivery of projects. His undying passion for scaling professional heights has resulted in Ace Group gaining strong brand equity. Under his stewardship, Ace Group has emerged as one of the foremost real estate developers in just over a decade of its existence. With a belief in creating modern, elegant, and state-of-the-art residential and commercial real estate projects, Mr. Chaudhary has successfully carved a niche for Ace Group in the industry.
He feels proud to have played a major part in providing affordable and luxurious projects in NCR and it is no wonder that the Ace Group has developed a strong foothold in the real estate sector by creating innovative futuristic spaces.
At the helm of affairs from a young age, Ajay understood the importance of celebrity endorsements well in time. He roped in the celebrity interior designer Gauri Khan for the ‘Ace Golfshire’ and ‘ACE Parkway’ projects. The announcement to this effect was made by Ajay at Maison & Object, Paris, one of the most prestigious fairs in home decor and design globally. Some of the country’s top-notch celebrities such as Deepika Padukone and Kriti Sanon have been associated with Ace Group.
Mr. Chaudhary is also a sports enthusiast and particularly likes football, owing to which ACE Group was earlier associated with Mumbai FC, a team owned by Bollywood superstar Ranbir Kapoor for the Indian Super League (ISL). Understanding the challenge that football promotion faces in a cricket-crazy India, Ace Group decided to contribute to the betterment of the game in the best possible way.
Mr. Chaudhary has bagged two awards from CNBC Awaaz for the best construction quality in 2013, and best affordable homes in Delhi-NCR for ACE Platinum and ACE City in 2014. Under his leadership, ACE also won awards from a prestigious media house in 2018 and 2019.
As the festive season gets underway, Ace Group has launched limited edition 3-4 BHK ultra luxury towers "X Residences" at its premium residential project Ace Parkway located at Sector 150, Noida, the greenest residential hotspot of Noida. 'X Residences' promise exclusivity with only one neighbour per floor and exquisite views overlooking seven acres of manicured greens.
Extraordinary finishes with Italian marble, Italian kitchen and wardrobes, extremely smooth and strong, built with aluminium shuttering and expansive spaces, grand entrance foyer and balconies in all rooms are the other notable attributes of 'X Residences'.
Ace Group has also come out with an extra relaxed payment plan: 20 per cent:15 per cent:65 per cent as part of its unique festive offerings for its valued customers at this project that promises carefree living amid the abundance of greenery.
The project Ace Parkway exudes ethereal experience of the blue sky above overlooking vast expanse of open spaces and lush greenery as it's situated right in front of 42-acre Shaheed Bhagat Singh Park being developed by Noida Authority at a great pace. The project offers its residents unmatched blend of luxury living in the lap of nature providing beautiful views of lush greenery and enhanced open spaces.
"As the ongoing Navratra and the upcoming festivals are considered to be the most auspicious period for property purchase, there is a lot of positivity in the real estate market. We have launched exclusive 'X Residences', limited edition 3-4 BHK ultra luxury towers at Ace Parkway to let our valued customers experience homes that blend opulence, expanse and make them immerse in the X Privileges. Currently, the home loan interest rates are also at an all time low and prices are stable, so, we look forward to an encouraging response from homebuyers," said Ajay Chaudhary, Chairman and Managing Director, Ace Group.
Apart from 'X Residences', Ace Parkway also offers spacious two, three and four BHK apartments exclusively designed by the most famous celebrity designer and film producer Gauri Khan.
While its interiors exemplify modern luxurious designs, the project also boasts all the modern comforts and decorum, besides providing excellent connectivity. Residents can also avail 51 sports facilities ranging from croquet, squash, trampoline, handball, tennis, basketball, badminton and cricket to spend their leisure time.
Nestled in the lap of luxury, Ace Parkway is a classic living destination for luxurious, ingenious and most importantly peaceful living with abundance of facilities to revive and rejuvenate your senses.
The much desired project presents aesthetically beautiful and spacious apartments with lavish features and amenities. Besides other state-of-the-art amenities, Ace Parkway also includes an ecstatic pool equipped with temperature control that would allow access to swimming at any time.
Moreover, it offers indoor pool for all residents, a cosmopolitan club house and a mesmerizing view amidst beauty of flowing water surrounded by ample greenery, which, in a nutshell, provides a serene setting with a beautiful, soothing cascade.
Despite COVID-19 Disruptions, Ace Group Committed to Timely Delivery of Projects
Ace Group has stated that it has geared up to deliver Ace Parkway project in Noida well on time notwithstanding the constraints imposed by the pandemic; Ace Group has made it clear that it will not avail any extension of timeline which are permissible under the present circumstances Delhi, India (NewsVoir) Though the outbreak of coronavirus has taken its toll on the real estate sector too, accentuating the current period of slowdown, realty major Ace Group has reiterated its promise to deliver all its projects on time and as per the commitments made with its customers as well as RERA authority. Ace Group has informed construction in all its projects is going on in full swing and that it’s also tracking the progress of construction on a daily basis.
Precisely, Ace Group has stated that it has geared up to deliver Ace Parkway project in Noida well on time notwithstanding the constraints imposed by the pandemic. Ace Group has made it clear that it will not avail any extension of timeline which are permissible under the present circumstances. Despite the labour shortage due to the current situation, the realty major is all set to complete construction of Ace Parkway project and handover the possession as per schedule. While the unprecedented lockdown had thrown a spanner in the ongoing construction of its project, Ace Group immediately got its act together as soon as the unlock phase was announced.
Mr. Ajay Chaudhary, CMD, Ace Group said, “Earlier the construction work at the project was on hold due to the orders of National Green Tribunal in view of rising pollution in Delhi-NCR. Further all real estate activities came to halt in the wake of crisis created by the spread of COVID-19. Despite currently the COVID-19 pandemic has thrown up monumental challenges for the real estate sector like labour crisis and liquidity crunch owing to the impact of lockdown, we will still adhere to the delivery schedule of Ace Parkway project and the homebuyers need not worry at all. Ace Group is determined to deliver excellence despite fluctuations and disruptions in market scenario.” “Even though during the lockdown, construction was stalled, now it is running on schedule without any hindrances. We are working double shifts to expedite the construction and we have managed the required workforce as well,” he said, adding that Ace Group has successfully been able to secure 80% of its workforce despite massive exodus of labourers when Shramik Special trains were started.
To prevent the exodus of its labourers, Ace Group has arranged for meals to be provided to them twice a day, besides arranging for their stay at the site with utmost care. The developer is following all the protocols and necessary precautions related to COVID-19 at its construction sites to protect the health and safety of the workers.
Nestled in the lap of luxury at Sector-150, Noida, Ace Parkway encompasses spacious two, three and four BHK apartments. It’s a classic living destination for luxurious, ingenious and most importantly peaceful living with abundance of facilities and amenities.
Former Miss Universe Sushmita Sen, launched a luxury residential project, "ACE Golf Shire" on 30th March at Noida Expressway. Noida along with our beauty peagent winner, Sushmita Sen has witnessed Ace's world class leisure and residential complex – a golf themed style of building. This newly launched project is a style based on the designs of the modern architect with all the world class sports and other related facilities.