Saturday, June 30, 2018

OBQ 1164: The big makeover.

From brink of being left in 20th century this company has done a big makeover of itself by going global, striking up alliances and acquiring some power brands.

Identify the company by connecting these images.

Answer: Godrej Consumers (GCPL)

Thursday, June 28, 2018

OBQ 1163: The one Inc.

She is a one person businessman, philosopher and top rate performer, from truly humble beginnings over the last four decades she has created an empire of her own?

Connect these images at tell me who is she.

Answer: Oprah Winfrey

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

OBQ 1162: The growth predictor.

It is that time of year when data from this agency becomes much sought after though sometime its not reliable.

Identify the agency that sets tone for the growth of the coming year.

Answer: Indian Meteorological Department.

Sunday, June 24, 2018

OBQ 1161: Quite a conglomerate.

Though it might not be as loud as many of the conglomerates of India, it is still quite a conglomerate with its finger in all key pies in India. It made quite a stir recently by announcing its foray in electric vehicles.

Connect to a business group.

Answer: OP Jindal group

Friday, June 22, 2018

OBQ 1160: The real retail guru.

With Flipkart deal it may seem that it is the best of Indian retail landscape. However this retail guru's credential would put anyone to shame, and he is not just guru preaching his commandments but someone who has impeccable execution record.

Who is he?

Answer: Nevile Noronha of D-Mart.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

OBQ 1159: Family play or Foul play?

He is in the news for sometime now for  all the bad reasons, his family connections has created alarming situation for more than one company.

Who is he?

Answer: Deepak Kochhar

Monday, June 18, 2018

OBQ 1158: Power player.

Rarely you see one brand depending on one player for its fortune, however as far as this brand goes it has found its right power player. And lately it is also becoming popular with other players.

Identify the company from its logo.

Answer: Babolat the tennis racket brand used by Rafael Nadal

Saturday, June 16, 2018

OBQ 1157: The founding spirit.

Founded during the late industrial revolution more than 125 years ago, this company has kept it true to their spirit and even in 21st century they are innovating by creating technologies that help with climate change, more efficient automation and smart grid.

They are the founding fathers of this uniquely innovative company. Name them and you automatically know the name of the company they started. Who are they?

Answer: ABB

Thursday, June 14, 2018

OBQ 1156: Keeper of the code.

For most company in 21st century the codes that they use to run various business is almost sacred. This company helps them keep it safe and up to date.

And it just raked in big loads of cash for doing that.

Identify the company from its logo.

Answer: Github

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

OBQ 1155: Gateway to the world

The city where this company is headquartered has been always considered the bridges where two completely different worlds meet.

No surprise then that the airline it hosts is one of the most connected airlines in the world.

Identify the logo of the airline.

Answer: Turkish Airlines

Sunday, June 10, 2018

OBQ 1154: Cure all medicine.

In its evolution this company has come up with chemical formulas which solve problems for mankind, lately it has also come-up with financial formulas to takeover its rival and some of its takeover targets have been controversial.

Connect to a European behemoth.

Answer: Bayer

Friday, June 8, 2018

OBQ 1153: In league of its own.

Some products are so ground breaking that they might need a category of its own kind to describe it. Though at first look it might look like a car but given its technical specs Indian government has created a separate category for this kind of vehicle.

If everything goes as planned then soon you will see this cute little vehicle on the streets.
What is the name of this vehicle and who designed it?
Answer: Bajaj Qute, Its a Quadricycle not a car!

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

OBQ 1152: Like parent like kids

This is the child of a very ambitious parent and by early indications this child is even more daring! Its parent changed the way we access the world the child is going to ensure that it changes the way we travel in that world.

Identify the company/initiative.

Answer: Waymo, the selfdriving car division of Google.

Monday, June 4, 2018

OBQ 1151: Cashless in India.

He might not hog all the limelight like many financiers do, but he is playing a pivotal role in making India a cashless society.

Who is he?
Answer: Dilip Asbe of National Payments Corporation of India.

Saturday, June 2, 2018

OBQ 1150: Of Arts, Sports and Higher arts.

This is an abstract one.

This company has supported arts, sports and business and is at the centre of European business heart for over 200 years under one name or other.


Answer: BNP Paribas