CNBC-TV18 to launch ‘Power Turks’

MUMBAI: CNBC-TV18’s renowned anchor and FICCI Woman of the Year 2005, Shereen Bhan explores secrets of the greatest and most eminent personalities of the India Inc. in a show - Power Turks.

Power Turks, which will premiere on 15 August at 10.30 pm. The show will bring together corporate chiefs who reveal all that is unofficial, inspiring and surprising in a never seen before avataar, informs a press release.

The show will see industry leaders – work partners and competitors conversing leisurely and in good humour with each other. A free- flowing show where tycoons of India Inc. get together for a t?te-?-t?te with Shereen Bhan. Each show will showcase two of the most famous and distinguished business personalities and will delve into their field of expertise, their professional life and the softer sides of their personalities.




Speaking on the launch, a channel spokesperson said,” Power Turks on CNBC-TV18 will be the first to present prominent leaders to viewers in a completely different light – unfolding their humour, wit, simplicity and common sense through conversations on varied topics including their vision and mission for their organizations. The first show will feature Nandan Nilekani, CEO with Narayana Murthy, chairman and chief mentor officer of Infosys Technologies Limited in an amicable conversation on their work lives and how they complement each other.”

Among the exceptional corporate honchos to be featured together in subsequent show of Power Turks will be Strategic Alliances & Communications of Nicholas Piramal India Limited director Dr. Swati A. Piramal with Biocon India Group CEO Kiran Mazumdar Shaw.

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