At least five personalities of Indian origin, including Bhim Army chief Chandra Shekhar Aazad, lawyer Vijaya Gadde, and UK’s Finance Minister Rishi Sunak made it to TIME magazine’s annual list of 100 “emerging leaders who are shaping the future”.
The 2021 TIME100 Next, released on Wednesday, is an expansion of TIME’s flagship TIME100 franchise of the most influential people in the world and highlights 100 emerging leaders who are shaping the future.
“Everyone on this list is poised to make history. And in fact, many already have,” Dan Macsai, the editorial director of the TIME100, said.
Other names are Instacart founder and CEO Apoorva Mehta, doctor and Executive Director of non-profit Get Us PPE Shikha Gupta, and founder of non-profit Upsolve Rohan Pavuluri.