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Fatema   Agarkar
Educationist

Born in Mumbai, after completing her schooling from Queen Mary's, Fatema joined the prestigious, Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics, topping the F.Y. Bcom and T.Y. Bcom results. After graduation, Mrs. Agarkar joined University of Birmingham (Central England) to pursue Masters in Business Administration with distinction in Strategic Management and Marketing.

After returning to India, Mrs. Agarkar joined Commerz bank, a European investment bank, Times of India and thereafter Egon Zehnder International, a Swiss based executive search firm. In 2002, Mrs. Agarkar co-founded JBCN Education, an educational management firm with Mrs. Pinky Dalal, an educationist herself. In 2016, Mrs. Fatema Agarkar, Co-founded KA EduAssociated with partner Mrs. Gitika Kishanchandani to create more opportunities in the education space with a passion for teacher training, special needs and sports.

She was adjudged Education World’s top 50 young educators in 2014, also a recipient of the Giants Group awards for outstanding contribution to education as well as being invited to conferences as a key note speaker, Agarkar's passion remains setting up foster care centers pan India basis to enable the less fortunate with physical disabilities to receive assistance.

Lakshmy   Pathy
Genetic Counselor

Lakshmy Pathy owner of Neopel BioScience located at Chennai. It is one of its kinds in new born screening sector.

Mukta   Shah
Face Reader, Handwriting Analyst and Tarot card Reader

Mukta Shah is a Professional Tarot card Reader, Face Reader and Handwriting Analyst since 2008. She has been trained under Mrs.GooliBejanDaruwalla for honing her Tarot Card reading skills & has learnt Handwriting analysis and Face reading by reading exhaustive books specializing in these subjects. She believes learning is a never ending process and hence, plans to continuously update herself with the progresses in these topics that interest her & also learn other aspects of Divination.

Sakina   Patrawala
Dietician & Nutritionist

Sakina Patrawala is a Registered Dietician and a Sports Nutritionist by profession. She is a specialist in Online Diet Consultation.

Her academic accomplishments include a Graduation in Food Sciences and Nutrition, followed by a Post-Graduation in Food, Nutrition and Dietetics, both in College of Home Science, Nirmala Niketan. After completing her RD Internship in the renowned K.E.M Hospital, she has cleared her RD Exam in the FIRST attempt! Apart from this, she has done other certification courses related to nutrition like, Food processing and preservation, Sports Nutrition from K11 Fitness Academy, etc.

Stop   Acid Attack
Social Activist

Acid attacks are a shame, a sin that is very easily forgotten in a country like India with no judicial law created to punish the offenders. One attack and the life, looks and confidence of a person are easily shattered like a house of glass shattered by a stone.

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