Indian-American defence expert Vivek Lall to receive Entrepreneur Leadership Award- Current Affairs 2022

Indian-American chief executive of General Atomics Global Corporation Vivek Lall has been selected for the prestigious Entrepreneur Leadership Awards by the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce.

Vivek Lall, 53, has been selected for the “Global Leader in Defence & Aviation Sector” award category, which would be presented virtually during an awards ceremony on Friday. Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Madhavrao Scindia will be the Chief Guest of the event.

Lall, who has played a key role in enhancing defence trade in various capacities in Boeing, Lockheed Martin and now General Atomics, was recently honored by the Governor of Kentucky as a Kentucky Colonel, which is the highest title of honour bestowed by the State. Kentucky Colonel and is the most well-known honorary colonelcies conferred by United States governors.