~ Harsh Mariwala (Chairman Marico Ltd., Founder ASCENT Foundation) Here are some make-or-break essentials that a company should focus on during their growing years in order to set firm foundations for the future. Need for growth Some businesses become viable only when there are economies of scale. Without scale, some businesses become unviable or unsustainable. […]

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~ Harsh Mariwala (Chairman Marico Ltd., Founder ASCENT Foundation) Good execution requires a good IT Management system, an organisational culture with the involvement of associates (vendors, supply chain etc.) Role of IT • IT can be a wonderful tool for execution of strategy. Especially in cross functional projects, wherein communication can become an issue giving […]

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~ Harsh Mariwala (Chairman Marico Ltd., Founder ASCENT Foundation) In today’s competitive environment one has to go on differentiating and being unique on a perpetual basis. Hence innovation is not quest for ‘something’ unique but a continuous process. Founders have to drive a culture which is innovative and which throws up innovation through a process […]

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On interviewing Karishma Parekh, Partner, Bharat Vastralaya (Karishma Sarees) on ASCENT and getting a detailed insight from her and her views, we got to know her opinions and what her expectations are from ASCENT. She is excited to be a part of an ASCENT Trust Group, and she can’t wait to hear real life stories from the […]

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I would like to express my journey with ASCENT for the last 15 months, through my spiritual coach expression. Growth happens when “what is” transforms. Just the way a seed transforms. Growth comes naturally with transformation and not with transactions; with evolution and not exchange; with merging and not with (having) “more” or by multiplying or […]

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