Mr. A M Naik, Chairman and Managing Director of L&T, received the coveted award from the Union Minister of Commerce and Industries, Mr. Kamal Nath at a glittering function held in Mumbai on March 05.
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Commenting on the award Mr. Naik said, "It is a tribute to enlightened and professional management team at L&T, where empowerment and accountability are of paramount importance. In 70 years of existence, L&T has created a management culture that is rooted in ethics, integrity, and a deep sense of patriotism. We sincerely believe that nation building is at the core of all our activities. L&T is a truly professionally managed Company with no promoter family, but where every employee has a strong sense of ownership".