Ludhiana, April 8, 2014: Bharti AXA General Insurance (GI) Company, one of the fastest growing multi-line general insurance companies in India, announced that it was given the prestigious Excellence Award by the Institute of Economic Studies (IES). The IES aims to recognise excellence across various sectors in India. IES was established in 1980 by a group of economists, parliamentarians and industrialists who came together to study and discuss problems concerning various aspects of the economy and economic development of India.
Along with the Excellence award for the company, for this year, the institute has also conferred Dr Amarnath Ananthanarayanan, Managing Director and CEO, with the Udyog Rattan Award. The awards were given at IES’s Current Economic Scenario seminar 2014 held in Bangalore on 27 March 2014.
Speaking about the award, Dr. Amarnath Ananthanarayanan, said, “It is a great honour for us to receive the award and to be acknowledged for contributing to India’s economic growth. We thank our partners, customers, colleagues and our promoters Bharti and AXA for their strong support, guidance and the confidence they have placed in us. We at Bharti AXA believe that insurance plays an important role in protecting organisation and individual aspirations. Bharti AXA through our comprehensive and innovative insurance solutions, seek to redefine industry standards by offering unparalleled and empathetic service to every Indian.”