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Dr. B.R. Shetty, Founder and Chairman – NMC Healthcare receives the “Living Legend & Iconic Leader”


Dr. B.R. Shetty, Founder and Chairman – NMC Healthcare, has received the “Living Legend & Iconic Leader” award at a glitzy ceremony held, on Saturday, 13th May 2017 at Hyatt Regency Creek Heights, by Indian Business and Professional Council (IBPC) Dubai.

The award was much creditable considering the other recipients of the award were H.H. Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Culture. Youth & Social Development. Her Royal Highness Sheikha Hend Al Qassimi, Member of the Royal Family of Sharjah, H.H. Sheikh Juma Bin Maktoum Juma Al Maktoum, Member of the Royal Family of Dubai.

Over a panel discussion, Sheikh Nahayan and Sheikha Hend both eloquently spoke about the socio-economic and cultural contribution of Living Legends like Dr. B.R. Shetty as the latter spoke about an inspiring life-story of his trials and tribulations and how he overcame them all.

Also present at the award function were, H.E. Navdeep Singh Suri – Ambassador of India to the UAE and H.E. Vipul – Consul General of India to the UAE.