ET Awards 2019: Shanti Ekambaram wants India Inc to sprint ahead & beat slowdown blues
The economy is bound to be the main topic of conversation when the country's biggest CEOs meet.
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With the GDP numbers for the September quarter recently out, the economy was almost always the second question asked right after, ‘How have you been?’.
Having been a marathon runner for 12 years, Shanti Ekambaram, President – Consumer Banking at Kotak Mahindra Bank, had the perfect remark to share when tasked with the economy question.
In conversation with Bain Capital MD Amit Chandra, she said, “The economy is slowing down so we have to run faster to keep up. We have to run faster to stay in the same place.”