The Ambani brothers were in the limelight this year for their new acquisitions, topping the Forbes rich list and also their corporate dispute turning murkier. Despite the global recession, some of the corporate honchos managed to maintain their top position in the rich list.
Sunil Bharti Mittal's attempt to acquire South Africa's MTN Group failed to take off this year. The big buyout from Mukesh's Reliance is expected shortly as talks are in the advanced stages to buyout LyondellBasell. Let's find out why Nilekani, Ratan Tata, Narayana Murthy, Ramalinga Raju, Naresh Goyal, Chanda Kochhar, Kiran Mazumdar Shaw and Savitri Jindal were in the news during the year.