In keeping with its editorial philosophy and to celebrate the global success stories of Indian Icons from different fields, SOCIETY magazine is hosted its annual Society Global Indian Icon Awards in London.

The icons were chosen from the field of Business, Philanthropy, Art, Music, Food, Sports, Law, Medicine, Education, amongst others.

In collaboration with Meera Gandhi and the Giving Back Foundation, the event celebrated its 10th anniversary.

Held on 10th July 2019 at Hotel Montcalm in London, it was a showcase of India’s rising stature in the world and a celebration of how Indians as global citizens have excelled across the globe.

The Awards brought together thinkers and high achievers from diverse fields who also participated in the Society Thought Leadership Forum.

Renowned Bollywood film actor Shabana Azmi and noted film writer & lyricist Javed Akhtar were Chief Guests for the evening.

Other luminary guests included:

  • Leading Businessman Gopichand Hinduja.
  • Dr Kartar Lalwani.
  • Global Humanitarian Meera Gandhi.
  • King of McDonald’s chain Mr Atul Pathak.
  • Legal Luminary Sarosh Zaiwalla.
  • Life Goes On Writer/Director, Sangeeta Datta.

Full List of Winners:

Shabana Azmi – Outstanding Contribution to Cinema and Public Service
Anoushka Shankar – Excellence in the Field of Music
Atul Pathak – Business Leader of the Year
Meera Gandhi – Global Humanitarian
Sanjay Joshi – Excellence in the Field of Education
Dinesh Tiwari – Excellence in the Field of Law
Gindy Bhogal & Nav Bhogal – Excellence in International Event Production
Suleman Raza – Excellence in Food Business
Asma Khan – Excellence in Culinary Art
Reena Ranger – Excellence in Community Service
Craig Shah – Excellence in Luxury and Lifestyle Business

Congratulations to all the winners and Mr Nari Hira (and team) for yet another incredible event.

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