Hyderabad, March 30
DR Prathap C. Reddy, Chairman of Apollo Hospitals Group, has won the Asia-Pacific BioBusiness Leadership Award 2005 given by Marshall School of Business of University of Southern California.
Dr Reddy won the award for his efforts to "revolutionise modern healthcare delivery in South Asia", an Apollo Hospitals press release said here on Tuesday.
"Dr Reddy is bringing world-class healthcare and the benefits of advanced technologies within the economic and geographic reach of millions of patients for the first time," the release said quoting Mr Carl Feldbaum, Chairman of the selection committee for the award.
The awards were sponsored by the Global BioBusiness Initiative, a programme of the USC Marshall Center for Global Business Excellence (C-Globe).
The award would be presented to Dr Reddy at the USC Asia-Pacific Business Outlook 2005 on April 7, the release said.