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JB Pharma

For over 47 years, JB Pharma has been deeply rooted in its foundation of Integrity, Trust and Reliability.  JB has risen to become one of the most distinguished and rapidly growing companies in the Indian Pharmaceutical Market. We stand anchored to our purpose to contribute to healthcare, support healthcare providers and enrich patients’ lives. With presence in more than 20+ therapies, JB Pharma is among the top 25 companies in the industry today. The company’s success is deeply rooted in its patient-centric approach, unwavering ethical standards, and relentless pursuit of innovation driving its core value of being ‘Good people for good health.’ 

Renowned in the cardiology segment, JB Pharma stands among the top 10 players in the space and is the leader in hypertension segment. Seven of the company’s brands including Rantac, Metrogyl, Cilacar, Nicardia, Azmarda, Razel and Sporlac in the coveted top 300 list, are touching millions of patients’ lives across the country and beyond. The company operates eight multi-dosage formulation plants, equipped with the latest technology that connects to automated machines and facilitates zero human intervention. All these facilities have been certified by leading regulators worldwide, ensuring high-quality products for India and global markets. 

JB also has a strong foothold in international markets, with its finished formulations being exported to more than 40 countries worldwide, notably Russia, South Africa and the United States. It is amongst the Top 5 largest manufacturers of lozenges globally, offering a wide array of 70+ lozenges products. 

JB strives to venture deeper into therapeutic segments where we already share a strong brand equity and expand into adjacent therapies to provide quality care to our patients. The company is steadfast in its investments and with recent acquisitions in progressive therapies like probiotics, heart failure, pediatrics, cardio-metabolic and ophthalmology & it offers a comprehensive range of healthcare solutions for patients.  

Emphasizing its commitment to social responsibility, JB Pharma actively engages in a multitude of corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives. By giving back to the community and prioritizing sustainable practices, the company aims to create a positive impact on society and the environment, beyond healthcare. The company published its second ESG report last year following the international reporting standards framework, the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) as its core standard, and the report is linked with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This symbolizes JB’s commitment in implementing responsible practices for a greener and cleaner world and promoting transparency in achieving ESG goals. 


As a global consulting partnership in more than 40 countries, our people make us who we are. We’re individuals who take as much joy from those we work with as the work itself. Driven to be the difference between a big idea and making it happen, we help our clients break through.

Octagon International FZCO

Welcome to the world of Octagon International, where IT excellence meets global reach! 

Established in 2005, we have become a renowned name in the UAE and beyond for our exceptional range of IT hardware, networking, server and security. 

At Octagon International, we pride ourselves on our expert team, robust logistics network, and worldwide warehouses. Our commitment to delivering top-quality IT products and services has made us the preferred choice for over 1000 customer companies across more than 40 countries. 

Join us in exploring the limitless possibilities of IT with Octagon International. Whether you’re a reseller, distributor or broker, our strong logistics and networking capabilities enable us to deliver products worldwide, directly from our warehouses. 

Experience the Octagon advantage today! 



Genesys empowers more than 7,500 organisations in over 100 countries to improve loyalty and business outcomes by creating the best experiences for customers and employees. Through Genesys Cloud, the #1 AI-powered experience orchestration platform, Genesys delivers the future of CX to organisations of all sizes so they can provide empathetic, personalised experience at scale. As the trusted, all-in-one platform born in the cloud, Genesys Cloud accelerates growth for organisations by enabling them to differentiate with the right customer experience at the right time, while driving stronger workforce engagement, efficiency and operational improvements. 

Apraava Energy

Apraava Energy is an integrated energy solutions provider, jointly owned by the CLP Group —one of the largest investor-owned power businesses in Asia and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) —a global investment group. 
Founded in 2002, Apraava has evolved from being a single-asset company to a forward-looking, climate-conscious organisation. Its portfolio comprises 3,287 MW of installed capacity which includes 1062 MW of wind and 250 MW of solar energy projects, a 1320 MW coal-fired super critical power plant and two power transmission assets spread across 11 states. In addition, two greenfield transmission projects & two wind projects are under construction. The company has also forayed into Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) business and is executing orders of ~3 million smart meters in Assam and Gujarat. 

Apraava Energy is among the handful of Indian power sector companies to commit to the SBTi and only the second in the sector to have them validated. 

Going ahead, the Mumbai-based company will only invest in low-carbon growth areas, including renewable energy, power transmission and distribution, as well as other non-generation, customer-focused energy businesses.

The Gen C

GenC, a leading carbon emission calculator in India’s Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions (MICE) Industry, simplifies the complex process of reducing, measuring, and offsetting carbon emissions for events.  

Our precise calculations generate insightful reports, empowering you to make informed decisions.  

Beyond measurement, we offer strategic solutions to effectively offset carbon emissions, contributing to a sustainable future.  

Our efforts extend beyond business – they represent a small but impactful step towards protecting Mother Nature.  

Partner with GenC to navigate the journey towards a greener, more environmentally conscious MICE industry. 

Let us come together and weave a Greener Future for our Planet. 

lakah fay

BIA Brands, found & run by IIM & Harvard Alumnus and headquartered in Dubai, UAE, is a distinguished “House of Brands,” leads the way in FMCG excellence, encompassing Food & Beverages. Our unwavering commitment to unparalleled quality and ongoing innovation reshapes the consumer experience. Within our esteemed portfolio, you’ll find Brew & Bliss, a renowned name in crafting top tier instant coffee blends, Nut-O-Licious, a trusted source for delectable flavored nuts, and La Kah Fay, an illustrious coffee brand. These brands epitomize the highest standards of quality, flavor, and an unwavering dedication to delivering exceptional products. BIA Brands is not simply a “House of Brands”; it’s your steadfast partner in the pursuit of excellence, whether you’re an individual seeking extraordinary snacks, a connoisseur exploring fresh coffee horizons,  or a distinguished hospitality establishment striving to elevate your offerings.

LáKahFay is our beverage vending division with focus on providing high quality raw materials, consumables and unparalleled service.

At LáKahFay, we are not just coffee enthusiasts; we are dedicated artisans who take pride in sourcing the finest beans, employing artisanal roasting techniques, and delivering an unparalleled coffee experience.