October 10, 2013, New Delhi: Apeejay Stya and Svrán Group commemorated the 94th Birth Anniversary of its Founder Chairman Late Dr. Stya Paul on October 4, 2013 at the Sirifort Auditorium in New Delhi.
Notable artist Mr. Shekhar Sen, who has proved himself as a talented singer, music composer, lyricist and actor, paid tribute to Dr. Stya Paul by his enthralling performance on Swami Vivekanand – the chief disciple of the 19th-century saint Ramakrishna, who has been instrumental in the introduction of the Indian philosophies of Vedanta and Yoga to the Western world.
Dr. Stya Paul was a leader par excellence and a legend of our times – who was one of the principal architects of our nation’s emergence as a self-reliant industrial and educational superpower. He provided the foundation and inspiration for the emergence of the Apeejay Stya and Svrán Group & the Apeejay Education Society as trusted symbols of quality and excellence in the country’s industrial and educational landscape. A pioneering entrepreneur with a far-sighted vision of the future, Dr. Stya Paul was instrumental in the rise of the Apeejay Group as one of the biggest industrial houses of independent India.
Mrs. Sushma Berlia, President Apeejay Stya & Svrán Group, Co-Founder & Chancellor, Apeejay Stya University and other members of the Apeejay family graced the function.