LIC is the Indian government’s crown jewel as far as public sector undertakings go. The 65-year-old insurance behemoth has grown as part of India’s history and has found a home in all economic households across the country. Its IPO, set to launch soon, will be yet another milestone. But as a state-owned entity, going public will not be easy—it will bring fundamental changes to the forefront. Story originally reported by Seetharaman G and Anand Kalyanaraman. With guest Prof Srinivasan R, Professor of Strategy at IIM-Bangalore. Music and editing by Sameer Rahat from Baqsa Studios Follow us on Twitter: Psst share your feedback with us on [email protected]