• First Sayaji Ratna Award for Narayana Murthy in Vadodara
     March 11th, 2013     Kunal     Posted in Education In Gujarat, Events in Gujarat, Gujarat in News

    msulogoartgloworangeN R Narayana Murthy, co-founder of Infosys, will receive the Sayaji Ratna Award, constituted by the Baroda Management Association (BMA) in the memory of Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III. The award will be given annually to living legends of the country and Narayana Murthy will be the first recipient of the award.

    “Every year, the Sayaji Ratna Award will recognize living legends of the country for their iconic character and outstanding contribution in the fields of business, sports, arts, humanity, education, governance or medicine,” said BMA’s president Samir Parikh.

    The jury includes Dilip Sanghavi, managing director of Sun Pharma, royal scion Samarjitsinh Gaekwad, Shivkumar, president of All India Management Association and Hasmukh Shah, chairman of Gujarat Ecology Society for selecting the awardee.