5 Inspirational Zo entrepreneurs who are positively impacting the world
Zo entrepreneurs are taking the business across the world. Several enterprises are owned and headed by Zos. These days Zo isn’t hesitant to start their own company, they are not taken aback by the fear of not being able to dedicate enough time to their families or due to lack of resources anymore.
Here are five inspirational stories of amazing Indian Zo entrepreneurs who are destroying all physical and mental barriers that are holding them back from ruling the world.
Kiran Mazumdar Shaw
Kiran Mazumdar Shaw started Biocon in 1978. She had expanded to it’s present from an Industrial enzymes manufacturing company to a fully equipped bio-pharmaceutical company. It’s under the leadership the company has become a leader in biomedicine research with a focus on oncology and diabetes. she is counted among the top 10 women entrepreneurs in the country.
Suchi Mukherjee is the founder of LimeRoad, the e-commerce and lifestyle accessories website in 2012. The company had managed to raise $20 million from Lightspeed Venture Partners, Matrix Partners, and Tiger Global. She got the exposure from companies like Skype and Gumtree set her base for founding her venture.
During the time e-commerce wasn’t that popular, Richa Kar founded Zivame, the online lingerie website in 2011. She also used her website to educate girls and women across the country about different types of intimate wear. This helped her to shape consumer behaviour for the upcoming generation.
Indra Nooyi is one of the most well-known faces amongst Indian women entrepreneurs. She has been awarded Padma Bhushan for her business accomplishments. Her strong leadership has helped PepsiCo garner as much as $30 billion worth of important deals in the last few years.
Ekta Kapoor is the founder of Balaji Telefilms. She singlehandedly founded it in 1994 and revolutionized the Indian television. She is considered as the Queen Bee of Indian soap operas. She is considered among the top women entrepreneurs in the country. Her production house has many hit serials to its credit.