NITA AMBANI LAUNCHED THE INDIAN SUPER LEAGUE, ON THE LINES OF FIFA, TO BOOST FOOTBALL IN INDIA
SUDHA MURTY GAVE HER SAVINGS TO HER HUSBAND, NARAYANA MURTHY, TO HELP START INFOSYS
NAINA LAL KIDWAI WAS THE FIRST INDIAN WOMAN TO GRADUATE FROM HARVARD BUSINESS SCHOOL
KIRAN MAZUMDAR-SHAW STARTED BIOCON WITH A SEED CAPITAL OF RS.10,000
AT THE AGE OF SIXTEEN, SANIA MIRZA BECAME THE YOUNGEST AND FIRST INDIAN WOMAN TO WIN A GRAND SLAMThese are some snippets from She Walks, She Leads, which profiles twenty-four iconic women in modern India. These leaders tell their stories, up-close and personal. Their relentless ambition to shatter the glass ceiling, their pursuit of excellence and the challenges that came their way—all of this is captured vividly in this exclusive anthology. Each chapter is based on extensive research and has never-before-seen photographs of these luminaries. The chapters are followed by interviews with their companions and close confidants who have seen them grow over the years. The women leaders in the book come from different fields like banking, media, cinema, sports, fashion, philanthropy and industry. This book is a must-read for anyone looking for inspiration!
About the Author
As an inspired writer, speaker and thought leader, Gunjan Jain is keen to interpret leadership. A principled follower of the Bhagvad Gita and Jnana Yoga and the values they uphold, Gunjan’s most compelling source of motivation is her keen interest in people – to learn from and connect with universally. She has studied in five countries across three continents. A graduate from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA, with a BSc in economics and finance, Gunjan earned her Master’s in investment management from Cass Business School, City University, UK.