Mehul Choksi, chairman and managing director, Gitanjali Group, received the 'PowerBrands Hall of Fame Corporate Leader of the Year' award in London recently. 

Mehul Choksi, CMD, Gitanjali Group receives the PowerBrands Hall of 
Fame Corporate Leader of the Year award in London in the presence 
of Subrata Roy and Arindam Chaudhari

The awards ceremony was held in conjunction with the release of 'The Indian PowerBrands - The Global Superpower Edition', a beautifully designed and well-crafted book featuring India's biggest and most successful brands, including the Gitanjali Group. 

The function and the book were put together by IIPM Think Tank and Planman Marcom. The award is a recognition of the outstanding success in not just building a powerful brand in India, but also in making it a name to reckon with on the world stage. 

The function was a glittering event attended by a number of luminaries such as African American civil rights activist Jesse Jackson, distinguished British Parliamentarians including former Government minister Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP, Graham Stuart MP - chairman of the Education Select Committee, leader of the House of Lords and member of the Cabinet, Lord Bilimoria, Lord Meghnad Desai and Lord Swaraj Paul.