“Young Turks portrays the enthusiasm, daring, sacrifice, passion, hard work and dilemmas which pave every entrepreneurial journey”
N.R. Narayana Murthy, founder, Infosys

Inspiring Stories of Tech Entrepreneurs


Published by Random House in November 2014, Rs 599 hardback

“Over the past thirteen years as the series editor and anchor of Young Turks, India’s longest running show on young entrepreneurs, I have met some awe inspiring individuals. Men and women who have had the courage and tenacity to think differently, think big and challenge the status quo Their stories have helped me identify what I believe are the principles of creating profitable, sustainable businesses. The thirteen entrepreneurs featured in this book embody the ideas of entrepreneurship that I believe will stand the test of time.”

Based on the iconic CNBC TV show Young Turks, this book features thirteen of the most inspiring and brilliant tech entrepreneurs of our age. Through insightful portraits and interviews with these game changers, the book tells the inside story of how each challenged the established tech giants of the world and established businesses which revolutionised in areas of innovation, scale and sustainability of their venture.



With razor-sharp insights into these agile, forward-looking start-ups, this inspirational book is a must-have for every budding entrepreneur.

Shereen Bhan is the managing editor of CNBC-TV18. She is the anchor-editor of Young Turks, one of India’s longest running shows on entrepreneurs that has successfully built a niche in business news programming. She has been producing and anchoring flagship news shows like India Business Hour and What’s Hot for over a decade. She is also the host of Overdrive, which has won the New Television Award for Best Auto Show for three consecutive years.

Shereen has been the recipient of the Best Business Talk Show award at the NewsTelevision Awards for two years consecutively. She also won the FICCI Woman ofthe Year award for her contribution to the Media in 2005, and was named a YoungGlobal Leader by the World Economic Forum.

Syna Dehnugara is a journalist and television producer based in Delhi. Associated with business news channels for eight years now, her area of work includes interpreting the impact of economic and social policies on business and, in turn, the impact on livelihood, education, healthcare and social progress. Her other big focus has been co-producing Young Turks, India’s longest running show on entrepreneurship onCNBC-TV18. The show keeps her optimistic and inspired.She’s been planning a big year of travel for years now and hopes to make 2015 that year with her husband and very own Young Turk in tow.

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