In line with the strategy of India SME Forum, to groom promising SMEs,
the India SME 100 ranking acts as a catalyst to identify such SMEs and recognise them for
eventually becoming large global-oriented companies.
The awards also inspire willing and able SMEs that have the potential to be world-class enterprises and offer them the platform to promote themselves to investors and partners to sustain growth. The Awards are aimed at:
India SME 100 is India ’s most prestigious annual awards initiative for small and medium enterprises where TOP 100 SMEs across industry sectors, are chosen by a very eminent Jury from around 40000+ nominations, on the basis of their overall performance in the categories of Growth, Financial Strength, Innovation, International Outlook, Corporate Governance and People capital.
Axis Bank presents the INDIA SME 100 Awards evening where the TOP 100 SMEs chosen by the Jury of India SME Forum, are awarded in the evening along with the TOP 20 Scoring companies in individual categories of Growth, Financial Strength, Innovation, International Outlook, Corporate Governance and People capital, awarded Recommendation Citations.
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63819 => 2013-14
49023 => 2014-15
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The trophy of the India SME 100 was changed in 2018 from the base design of a person holding a star to the big and bold Trademarked ranking which has become a symbol synonymous with the Top SMEs in India.
Welcome to the India SME Forum, India's largest not for profit organisation for Small & Medium Enterprises.
Formed in May 2011, with the objective to propel a Small and Medium Business Movement across the country, India SME Forum is a non - governmental, non-political, non-trade union, not for profit organisation.
Starting out with 400 members in 2011, today we have over 86,000+ MSMEs as members, 270+ Sectoral, Regional Associations as Supporters & International Network organizations as partners.
Our aim is to provide a voice to small and medium entrepreneurs, advocate changes to the entrepreneurial ecosystem and to support and recognise innovative, globally competitive, SMEs in India.
The core strategies employed by the India SME forum to achieving its mission are :
As part of our mission, the India SME Forum, shares best practices, information and knowledge as well as seeks and recognises MSMEs who have exhibited great success in leading their enterprises, creating much needed employment, enabling a sustainable ecosystem and catapulting their enterprise to the next stage, while navigating the inherent risks imminent with business.
The Forum is a gazetted member of India’s National Board of MSME, the apex MSME Statutory Body, since 2015, a Member of the High Powered Monitoring Committee of the National SC/ST HUB under Stand Up India and a Member of the RBI’s Standing Advisory Committee on Flow of Institutional Credit to MSME Sector, apart from contributing to various national and international think tanks, on the MSME Entrepreneurial ecosystem.
The Executive Board of India SME forum has Mr. Prahlad Kakkar, renowned Brand Marketing Guru, Mr. T. R. Bajalia, Ex- Dy M.D. of SIDBI and ED-IDBI, Dr. J. S. Juneja, Ex-Chairman CEO of NSIC, Mr. Vinod Kumar, Managing Partner, SDRC India Advisors, all stalwarts and luminaries of India’s Small and Medium Entrepreneurship movement.
The India SME Forum has a valued country wide network of over 250 advisors, consultants, experts and mentors.
For more information, please visit www.indiasmeforum.org