There are many biographies and autobiographies available in the market, but one on Vijay Mallya, one of the India's famous business giant, also known as the liquor baron? Not really. The book titled 'The Vijay Mallya Story' is an extraordinarily well crafted and well written tale of the legend. The author, K. Giriprakash, captures the man's remarkable career with its ups and downs and also writes about his personal relationships. The book is an insight into what he is today and how he came what he is now. This detailed and well researched book is available in two formats - in paperback and in Kindle Edition, priced at Rs. 162 and Rs. 126 respectively. His story is a lesson in many ways and is a must read to understand how a person can be loved and abused at different points in time. The book captures the attention if the readers and provides information as to how a man made and destroyed his empire. The dynamic chronicle of India's most reviled businessman tracks the downfall of his airline, Kingfisher airlines. Spread across innumerable industries, he is a man who won all and lost some. The author has pursued and closely followed the same. The book even talks about Mallya's childhood, his qualities such as his inherent deal making abilities, his love to move forward etc. He has given a comprehensive work on the man's relationship with his father. The book is available in English and the story is woven brilliantly in 216 pages. The publisher, one of the renowned publication houses in the world, Penguin Books Limited published it on the 13th of April this year. The book is a lesson, a must read and all that you would like to know about Vijay Mallya.
About the author
K. Giriprakash has worked as the Chief of Bureau at one of the India's leading newspaper, the Business Standard before he joined as the Chief of Bureau at the Hindu Business Line. He has studied Vijay Mallya's life - the making and unmaking of his career very closely in the last two decades. This has given him a unique advantage to write about the Kingfisher's Chief Managing Director and make a critical analysis of his life. The author has covered various issued and sectors including liquor, Information Technology and automobiles. He has over 20 years of experience in journalism and writing.
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