Meet the Experts

Shareen Ratnani   Priya Melwani
Educationist, Parenting Expert

Shareen Ratnani is the co-founder of Kiddie Planet Montessori , a chain of preschools in Indonesia. She is a passionate Early childhood practitioner, a mother, teacher trainer and parenting coach. She is internationally certified as a Montessori trainer from MCI London and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Studies, U.K. , an ongoing Master of Science in Education (U.S.A). Shareen is certified to teach ‘Redirecting Children’s Behaviour’ through the International Network for Children and Families, USA. She is also a workshop presenter and speaker for parents and teachers.

She combines her vast experience of over 20 years as an educator and a passion for the Montessori approach to bring hands-on early childhood education into the education systems. Together with her passion for world-class learning, and teaching, she is a firm believer in giving the best for our next generation of world class citizens.

Dr. Naavnidhi   K. Wadhwa
Rapid Evolution, Coach & Founder

Naavnidhi K. Wadhwa, has been crowned as ‘Mrs. Asia Women of Universe 2018’ . She won the prestigious pageant in May 2018 after competing with 25 women from different countries of Asia.

Today, Naavnidhi uses her spiritual talents to aid children with special needs and help people make healthier dietary choices. A fashion design degree holder from NIFT, New Delhi. Naavnidhi, did her PhD in Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP). She is a life healer and coach for psychology of eating, diet planning, meditation. She has mastered the art of graphology ,numerology and Vastu Consultant by choice.

Namit   Bajoria
Director, Kutchina

Mr. Namit Bajoria is the Managing Director of Kutchina Appliances, a kitchen appliances brand in India. After a decade of delivering Quality, Innovation and a wide range of appliances in the Indian market, Kutchina has become one of the leading Kitchen Appliances brand in India today. The company has excelled in providing energy efficient products – Chimneys, Hobs, Dishwasher, Built in Microwave Oven, Built in Oven and Water Purifier. After establishing its dominance in the Eastern India market, Kutchina has now set its eyes to conquer the rest of country as well. Expanding options further, Kutchina has now forayed in to the Kitchen Interiors and launched modular kitchens with state of art design and functionality. Kutchina products stormed the market with its energy-efficiency, low maintenance and advanced functional innovations like the Auto Clean Technology, which it pioneered in Chimneys, Auto Timers in Hobs etc. The Company owns service centres, all across India and has centralized customer-care centers with a National toll free number, Stringent and prompt maintenance and assistance policy for all customer enquiries with the best response time standards. Numerous accolades won by Brand Kutchina bear testimonial to the company’s excellence it has built in the industry is a matter of years.

Viplav   Sharma
Hair Stylist

Viplav Sharma is hair stylist and owner of Scissors and Comb. He is trained at Tony & Guy and L'Oreal.

Sonia Agarwal   Bajaj
Founder – Little Chipper International

Dynamic, inspiring, determined and compassionate are a few words that truly outline the unceasing zest of young entrepreneur, Sonia Agarwal Bajaj. Fuelled by her passion to transform young minds and hearts, she is an edupreneur that is gaining promising grounds in the space of early education.

Pinky   Daga
Wellness Therapist, CEO of Thriive Art & Soul

Pinky Daga is the CEO of Thriive Art & Soul, India’s only state-of-the-art digital portal housing world’s leading directory of verified wellness therapists, and healers, headquartered in Mumbai.

Pinky started her professional journey after completing her Ph.D. in English Literature, MSc Journalism MA English and Bsc Journalism BA English from the Boston University. In 2005, Pinky launched a children’s theatre company, Indigo Kids Edutainment, producing adult enacted plays for children that toured nationally. In 2016, she started Thriive Art & Soul.

Swati   Sahoo
Wine, Spirits and Food Professional

A journalist and an avid blogger, Swati considers writing as a powerful tool with which one can provide lot of information to their interested genre of readers. Her interest in food, wine and spirits and journalism took her to pursue a career in this field and led her to begin her very own blog, Nosh 'n' Plonk.

Karishma   Chawla
Nutritionist

Karishma Chawla, is a Mumbai based nutrition consultant and a motivational speaker. Being a counsellor, she understands the mindset of people coming to her. She believes in customized nutrition plans, developed after in-depth sessions with her clients to ascertain their core goals and empowers people to adopt a holistic approach towards their health and well-being. With advanced qualifications in Fitness and Sports Nutrition from the International Sports Science Association, USA, she offers holistic advice on eating and living healthy.​

Clarks Exotica   Convention Resort and Spa
Resort & Spa

Clarks Exotica is situated on a property spread over 70 acres. The resort has 141 intelligently designed rooms and suites, and an extensive collection of banquet halls, activities and accompanying sports facilities like table tennis, basketball, cricket, swimming pool and more. It has 11 banquet halls, which can accommodate corporate events, board meetings, large and small format events and weddings. Ocean Convention Centre, spread over 50,000 sq. ft., is one of Bengaluru’s largest event spaces.
With 14 treatment rooms, offering Ayurveda, Western, Thai and Hydrotherapies Clarks Exotica has one of the most extensive spa, Seventh Heaven, in India. Clarks Exotica has a restaurant, a bar and a coffee shop, each offering varied cuisines.

Pooja   Makhija
Nutritionist

Nutritionist to stars like Deepika Padukone, Sonam Kapoor, Ranbir Kapoor, Karan Johar, Mira Kapoor, Twinkle Khanna, Tammana Bhatia, Ishaan Khattar and Sushmita Sen, celebrity nutritionist Pooja Makhija has, in her fifteen years of practice, transformed the bodies and the lives of over twenty-five thousand people and made planet earth more than a 125,000 kilos lighter. Her clientele includes people from all walks of life - models, actors, socialites, CEOs, ace yoga instructors, personal trainers, producers, directors, singers, pilots, architects, builders, media professionals and housewives. Apart from being a celebrity nutritionist, Pooja is also a bestselling author, a television star, an entrepreneur and, above all, a devoted mother of two. A vocal and passionate believer in the power of food, Pooja's mission is to help you fall in love with food. To that end, she is on a journey to 'fooducate' the world and help rebuild people’s faith in the power of nutrition.

Ashu   Gupta
Dietician

Ashu Gupta is the founder of Ashu Gupta’s Diet Clinic and an acclaimed dietician and nutritionist. She holds a post graduate degree in Dietetics and Food Service Management and thereafter gained experience in diverse segments like hospitals and food services within corporate and as well community settings. She is an active member of Indian Diabetic Association and have been appraised for her contributions with the Best Dietician Award and Developing Country Sponsorship Award at Lulfost 17th World Congress on Food Science and Technology at Montreal, CANADA.

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