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Audio Kirans regret

December 6, 2007

kiran-mazumdar-shaw.jpgEver wondered if one of Indias richest businesswomen has any regrets? 

How about – no MBA! 

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, who set up Biocon in her garage in Bangalore in 1978, says going to business school could have helped grow her company a lot faster. However, she ended up learning on the job. 

I feel like Ive gone to lifes business school,? instead, Mazumdar-Shaw said at the Reuters India Investment Summit in Bangalore on Thursday. 

To hear Mazumdar-Shaws comment, click on kiran-mazumdar-shaw_business_school.mp3

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