20 March 2019:The Uttar Pradesh chapter of Entrepreneurs ‘Organisation (EO) got the privilege of hosting the Multiplex King Mr. Ajay Bijli at Lucknow. Mr. Ajay Bijli is the Chairman of PVR Cinemas, Managing Director at Cinemax India Limited and the Director of iPic Entertainment Inc.
Mr Bijli has not just built a formidable business but also a brand almost synonymous with multiplexes. He has completely transformed the movie-going experience in India, which for decades was dominated by single screen theatres. He spoke about his entrepreneurial journey and shared valuable insights for young entrepreneurs from his experience.
Mr. Bijli is recognised as the pioneer of the multiplex industry in India awarded the “E&Y Entrepreneurial Award 2013 for Business Transformation” and CNBC’s emerging India Awards in the same year. Acknowledging his business acumen, he has been awarded the Asia Innovator of the Year and Most Admired Retailer of the year 2016.
The Entrepreneurs’ Organization is a global network of young entrepreneurs having its presence in 53 countries with a total membership of 12,000 members. The vision of Entrepreneurs’ Organization is to “Engage leading entrepreneurs to learn & grow” and its mission is to “Build the world’s most influential community of entrepreneurs”. The Uttar Pradesh chapter consists of 50 members between the towns of Lucknow , Kanpur and Agra and is in its 5th year and growing strong.