“Women are the largest untapped reservoir of talent in the world”,– Hillary Clinton! If you are still thinking that women should only aspire to become homemakers, then it’s the time to start living in the present century! Today, what’s good for women is good for the economy as well!
From Oprah Winfrey to Sara Blakely, women have been emerging equally enterprising as their male counterparts. Or to be true, even more than them at times. But what about the women entrepreneurs in India? Are they able to walk shoulder to shoulder with the men in the world? Doubting? Let’s have a look at these 4 successful Indian entrepreneurs who have shown how women can become the essence of the business world.
Heard about Nykaa? One of the biggest platforms showcasing the massive online beauty product range? Yes! Let’s meet the creator behind the same? Falguni Nayar, who used to work for Kotak Mahindra Capital Company as a Managing Director.
Falguni has got a lot of negative reviews on the launching of Nykaa, but she did not stop thriving for the success. She considered all the negative comments and worked on the same and established a brand which no one can overlook today.
“Being an entrepreneur is not an easy job. An entrepreneur is like a roller-coaster. If he/she is stronger from inside, he/she can enjoy it,” says Falguni Nayar.
How can we even dare to skip this name on the list! She is one of the co-founders of Yatra.com. Yatra.com has got a massive success and has been ranked by many websites among the best online travel websites. Sabina did her bachelors from Delhi University in arts and started her career with Japan Airlines.
After some time, she started working with one of Europe’s leading travel companies, eBookers. Today her net worth is $121.12 million
Radhika Ghai Aggarwal
If you love shopping online, then you must have heard this name many times. And, if you also have a keen interest in becoming an entrepreneur in the field of online marketing, then you must have been getting inspired by her every now and then. Radhika is the Co-founder and CMO of ShopClues. Shopclues is a platform where the buyers and sellers can get connected online for successful deals.
Radhika Ghai did MBA from Washington University and post graduation in PR & advertisement. She has worked as a marketing professional for 14 years and that pushed her to work successfully on ShopClues.
Feeling inspired? Let’s talk about one more and make you feel more motivated.
This name you all must have been waiting since number 1. The founder of limeroad, a platform for women’s lifestyle products, has gained a lot of popularity since the beginning.
Suchi Mukherjee has worked for many big ventures like eBay, Skype, and Virgin Media, etc. and eventually landed up creating limeroad. She did her bachelors in arts from University of Cambridge and masters in Finance and Economics.
So, already thinking of a big venture in your mind? Give it a shot. All these women have proved how Women are not just proving themselves in India, but have shown their mark in International business as well. If you have been doubting your abilities till now, it is the time to get inspired and get enrolled in a BBA entrepreneurship course right now and give wings to your dreams.