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Engineered in India

Engineered in India

From Dreams to Building Billion-Dollar Cyient

BVR Mohan Reddy
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This is the story of a young man who steps out of the precincts of IIT Kanpur in 1973 with a dream in his heart – to become an entrepreneur and contribute to nation-building. With no expertise and no means of capital in pre-Liberalization India, he takes the long and winding road with grit and persistence, and gains overseas education on scholarship, and dons multiple hats for eighteen long years before embarking on his mission. A mission that makes the company he set up to pioneer and excel outsourced engineering services from India and create the brand ‘engineered in India’.

The book allows readers to understand what to expect from an entrepreneurial journey, and will enable them to see the human truths and tools they can use to make sense of their entrepreneurial experiments.

Imprint: Penguin Business

Published: Sep/2022

ISBN: 9780670097340

Length : 320 Pages

MRP : ₹699.00

Engineered in India

From Dreams to Building Billion-Dollar Cyient

BVR Mohan Reddy

This is the story of a young man who steps out of the precincts of IIT Kanpur in 1973 with a dream in his heart – to become an entrepreneur and contribute to nation-building. With no expertise and no means of capital in pre-Liberalization India, he takes the long and winding road with grit and persistence, and gains overseas education on scholarship, and dons multiple hats for eighteen long years before embarking on his mission. A mission that makes the company he set up to pioneer and excel outsourced engineering services from India and create the brand ‘engineered in India’.

The book allows readers to understand what to expect from an entrepreneurial journey, and will enable them to see the human truths and tools they can use to make sense of their entrepreneurial experiments.

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BVR Mohan Reddy

B.V.R. Mohan Reddy is an Indian entrepreneur, and founder and chairman of Cyient, a global technology solutions company. By pioneering outsourced engineering services from India in 1991, Mohan led Cyient to contribute over $5 billion in cumulative exports and firmly placed India on the global engineering, research and development (ER&D) services map.

Mohan spearheaded several industry bodies and served as the chairman of NASSCOM and chairman of CII, Southern Region. He is also the founding director of T-Hub, India's largest start-up incubation centre.

He took up several leadership positions to promote higher education. He is the chairman of the Board of Governors of IIT Hyderabad and IIT Roorkee, a member of the Leadership Advisory Board (LAB) at the University of Michigan College of Engineering, the USA, and a member of the Court of Governors of Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI).

Mohan was the recipient of India's fourth-highest civilian award-the Padma Shri-in 2017 for his contribution to trade and industry.