Kalanithi Maran and his wife Kaveri Kalanithi, promoters of Sun TV Network Ltd, were the highest paid corporate executives in India for the third year in a row. They took home a salary of Rs.122 crore (Rs.61 crore each) in the year ended 31 March. Their salary rose 2% from the previous year despite the profit of the media company being the same at Rs.1,434 crore. Onkar S. Kanwar, chairman and managing director of Apollo Tyres Ltd, climbed to the third position in 2014-15 from ninth last year.
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