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Michelle Poonawalla is a Director of Poonawalla Group of Engineering Companies, Intervalve and Elomatic. The company has diversified interest in Engineering, Horse Racing and Breeding, Biotech and Hotels. She looks into all operations of the Engineering companies, particularly expansions and HR and IR related activities. However, that's not all. She has graduated with honours in Interior Design from the American College in London. Art and design has always been in her blood, from being an A* graduate in art at A levels, to her grandfather the Late Jehangir Vazifdar who was a prominent architect of Mumbai. Michelle represents today's India - affluent, ambitious and ready to take on the world. Thanks to her effortless panache, she has made it to best dressed lists and is a true style icon.
Michelle Poonawalla
Winner of several awards for her extraordinary contribution in the realm of brand-consumer connection she has closely worked with the de beers group on several India campaigns
Shaziya Khan
Mrs. Singhania is an acclaimed entrepreneur of repute and has immense creative skills, an eye for detail having demonstrated her works through her solo art shows held in Mumbai and Delhi. Her collaboration along with Jewellery Designer Poonam Soni for S2 offers an exquisite range of bespoke French sautoir with innovative miniature painting collections. Mrs . Singhania has been featured in columns in leading media publications, websites and TV channels in India.
Nawaz Gautam Singhania
Ms. Schauna Chauhan Saluja, after getting her bachelor's degree in Business school Lausanne joined her father Mr. Prakash Chauhan Chairman and Managing Director in the family business in 1999. Schauna is the eldest of the other two sisters who have also joined in the family business. Schauna is the C.E.O and is today thick into things looking after the day to day operations of Parle Agro Pvt. Ltd.
Schauna Chauhan Saluja
Sangeeta Bijlani - Indian Bollywood actress, Ex-Miss India, fitness enthusiast and now a blogger. She started her bollywood career with lead role in Qatil and was a part of a multi-starrer blockbuster film Tridev, Izzat and went on to do 25 movies with leading industry stars. Sangeeta Bijlani adorned and has been the poster girl of Indian commercials with television advertisemets like Nirma, Vicco, Graviera suitings, Cadbury, Lakhani and many more.
Sangeeta Bijlani
Namrata is an interior architect and specializes in childhood enhancement and children's solutions , she has won design awards for the same . Her brand nvsdesign had designed the Kids Club at the W hotel goa. Namrata has an educational background in architecture and interior design . (Besides being the architecture herself , of two architects , both parents being architects :) Creativity started in the womb ! Her other creative skillset has been with the camera and lighting due to working as a talent in the field of advertising and television , having done over a hundred ads and hosting tv shows on fashion n lifestyle on the BBC , Star world , b4u etc .
Namrata Baruwa Shroff
Well established as one of India's top resort wear designers, Nandita Mahtani is the go to name whilst planning ones holiday wear as well as evening out cocktail wear . Her signature label spells feminine styles which are versatile and easy to wear for today's woman. Known for her mastery in luxurious resort wear, her widespread acclaim lies in her cutting edge Indian embroideries subtly translated into feminine western silhouettes and a progressive style acumen spotted on prestigious fashion weeks like Lakme Fashion Week, Wills India Fashion Week, Blenders Fashion Tourand many more. Apart from the buzz she creates on Indian runways, Nandita Mahtani has a remarkable international reach. Her participation in events like Australia Fashion Week, Colombo Couture Fest, Chivas Fashion Tour and her present association with Mercedes Benz for a Luxe drive which takes place in every city where she also showcases her collection is a proof of her expertise and eminence Prominently featured on the best dressed lists herself, Nandita has been styling several celebrities and has been the only stylist to the most popular Indian cricketer Virat Kohli. Apart from being a stylist she has done various interior projects in India and abroad. She has a vast celebrity clientele, which includes Bollywood stars and the creme of Mumbai who head to her retail store, Ananya in Bandra West very often.
Nandita Mahtani
Shriya Pilgaonkar is an actor and director who made her Bollywood acting debut in the YRF film,'Fan' opposite Shahrukh Khan. She has also starred in the French film,'Un Plus Une' directed by Claude Lelouch starring Oscar winner Jean Du Jardin. She made her acting debut in the Marathi film 'Ekulti Ek' for which she was awarded the Maharashtra State government award for best debut. She has also directed award winning short films and is a kathak dancer. She is the daughter of veteran actors Sachin and Supriya Pilgaonkar.
Shriya Pilgaonkar
Sayani Gupta made her debut with a stellar performance in Margarita With A Straw in 2014 and soon after caught the attention of several directors right after. She was last seen in Jolly LLB 2 where her brief but impactful role earned her rave reviews across. She was seen in 2016 in films including FAN and Baar Baar Dekho. Her next line up of films include The Hungry which is an Indo-British production by Cinestaan and Film London and another international project which is in the horror genre co-produced by the British Film Council. Her next Bollywood project is Jagga Jasoos and also has a pivotal role in Inside Edge, which is Amazon Prime's maiden series in India. She also has two short films which she shoot for called Call Waiting by Anubhuti Kashyap and Leeches for which she won the Best Actress Award at IFFLA 2016.
Sayani Gupta
Ruhi Singh's early dream was to become a successful singer. In the year 2011, she joined the modelling industry. She participated in Femina Miss India East 2011, the preliminary for Femina Miss India contest and was crowned 1st Runner up. The same year she entered Indian Princess 2011 and was chosen to represent India at Miss Model of the World 2011 contest held in China, where she placed amongst the top 36 quarter finalists. In 2012 she participated in Femina Miss India and was placed in the top 10. Later that year Ruhi represented India at Miss United Nations in 2012 held at Miami. But the real success came in 2014, when she was handpicked by Femina Miss India to represent India at the first edition of Miss Universal Peace and Humanity where she became the first-ever winner. Ruhi worked in a documentary, The World Before Her. Ruhi was named one of the Top 25 Most Desirable Women in India (2014), by the Times of India. She was also one of the lead actresses in Madhur Bhandarkar's Calendar Girls.
Ruhi Singh
She moves in from Dentsu Webchutney where she was heading the Delhi branch. Prior to that she has led the digital brand strategy and implementation for multiple clients such as Airtel, Canon, Hitachi, Adidas, Coca Cola, DS Group, IndusInd Bank, ICICI, Beiersdorf ME and more.
Tanvi Jain
Michelle Poonawalla
Shaziya Khan
Nawaz Gautam Singhania
Schauna Chauhan Saluja
Sangeeta Bijlani
Namrata Baruwa Shroff
Nandita Mahtani
Shriya Pilgaonkar
Sayani Gupta
Ruhi Singh
Tanvi Jain