1. Simrit Malhi, Roundstone Farms
As an entrepreneur, Simrit works towards making the future greener for people. The Roundstone Farms and the permaculture project is an example of sustainable living and environment-friendly techniques.
2. Krutika Katrat, Co-Founder – OoWomaniya.com
Krutika entered the digital space as an entrepreneur with OoWomaniya, with an aim to build a social enterprise having a larger impact on people’s daily lives. The online platform makes space for consultation with gynaecologists, counselling for mental wellness and for information dissemination via SMS and offline letters.
3. Roshni Khanna, Founder – O Womania
Roshni started O Womania, an online retailer of apparel and lifestyle products, with an aim to offer products at great values to the consumer.
4. Ruchi Vaidya, National Head – Kasturi, TCSRD
Ruchi heads the Tata Chemicals Society for Rural Development, which through its initiative — Kasturi — facilitates women enterprises across value chain of food sector. Kasturi is a feminine network of producers for consumers by service providers.
5. Monika Jha, Founder – CYDEE TECHNOLOGIES PVT LTD.
Monica, with her entrepreneurial venture, offers Intelligent and innovative road lighting solutions. Cydee works towards improving the illumination quality and also reducing energy consumption.
6. Maher Khan, Founder – indiancreativemothers.com
Maher started Indian Creative Mothers as an ode to mothers and their talents. The website is a platform for mothers to showcase their skills to the world. With this, she aims to salute the never-ending spirit of womanhood.
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