Namita Thapar, Executive Director of Emcure Pharmaceuticals and one of the “shark” investors on popular business reality show, Shark Tank India, releases her debut book, The Dolphin and the Shark. Published by Penguin Random House India, it documents Namita being candid, and authentic and will inspire and motivate every reader to push their limits.
The book emphasizes how leaders of today need to strike a balance between being a shark – aggressive leader, and a dolphin – empathetic leader. From investing in start-ups, mentoring many budding women professionals to being a part of the senior team running a pharma company, The Dolphin and the Shark has lessons from all facets of an entrepreneurial journey.
The Dolphin and the Shark focuses on various business mantras and personal and professional challenges as well as includes references to pitches from Shark Tank India‘s Season 1. The author shares personal stories, anecdotes about Emcure’s evolution over the years as well as learnings from entrepreneurs who have inspired her.