The Fourteenth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Wednesday, October 25th to Sunday, October 29th 2023

THE POWER OF WORDS

Online : 25 - 26 Oct
On ground : 27 - 29 Oct

Tata Literature Live! Business Book Award

The Tata Literature Live! Business Book of the Year Award recognises the best business writing in the Indian literary space.

2023 Recipient

The 2023 winner of the Tata Literature Live! Business Book of The Year Award is Working To Restore: Why We Do Business In The Regenerative Era by Esha Chhabra (Penguin Random House India).

2022 Shortlist

Against All Odds: The IT story of India

  • S. Gopalakrishnan, N. Dayasindhu, Krishnan Narayan
  • (Penguin Random House India)

The Tech Phoenix: Satyam’s 100-Day Turnaround

  • T.N. Manoharan, V. Pattabhi Ram
  • (Rupa Publications)

Working To Restore: Why We Do Business In The Regenerative Era

  • Esha Chhabra
  • (Penguin Random House India)

2023 Longlist

Against All Odds: The IT Story Of India

  • S. Gopalakrishnan, N. Dayasindhu, Krishnan Narayan
  • Penguin Random House India

Forks In The Road: My days at RBI and beyond

  • C. Rangarajan
  • Penguin Random House India

Just Aspire: Notes on Technology, Entrepreneurship and the Future

  • Ajai Chowdhry
  • HarperCollins Publishers

Made In India: 75 years of Business and Enterprise

  • Amitabh Kant
  • Rupa Publications

The Tech Phoenix : Satyam's 100 day Turnaround

  • T.N. Manoharan, V. Pattabhi Ram
  • Rupa Publications

Working To Restore: Why we do usiness in the Regenerative Era

  • Esha Chhabra
  • Penguin Random House India

2023 Jury

  • Khozem Merchant

    Khozem Merchant is Partner and India Head for Brunswick Group, a global corporate advisory group.
  • Poornima Dore

    Poornima Dore is Director, Analytics, Insights & Impact at the Tata Trusts.
  • Ruchira Chaudhary

    Ruchira Chaudhary is an executive coach and runs a consulting firm focused on organizational strategy solutions
  • Shilpa Kumar

    Shilpa Kumar is a business leader and impact investor
  • Tamal Bandyopadhyay

    Tamal Bandyopadhyay is an author and columnist and winner of the 2021 Tata Literature Live Best Business Book Award

Past Recipients

The Ambuja Story: How a Group of Ordinary Men Created an Extraordinary Company

2022

  • Narotam Sekhsaria
  • HarperCollins Publishers

Pandemonium: The Great Indian Banking Tragedy

2021

  • Tamal Bandyopadhyay
  • Roli Books

The Making of Hero: Four Brothers, Two Wheels and a Revolution that Shaped India

2020

  • Sunil Kant Munjal
  • HarperCollins

Leaprogging To Pole-Vaulting : Creating the Magic of Radical and Sustainable Transformation

2019

  • RA Mashelkar and Ravi Pandit
  • Penguin Random House

The Billionaire Raj

2018

  • James Crabtree
  • Harper Collins

Advice and Dissent

2017

  • YV Reddy
  • Harper Collins

Grassroots Innovation

2016

  • Anil K Gupta
  • Random House

Restart

2015

  • Mihir S Sharma
  • Vintage Books

Orbit Shifting Innovation

2014

  • Rajiv Narang & Devika Devaiah
  • RHI