Meet the Experts

Dr. Atish   Laddad
Founder & Director at Docterz

Dr. Atish Laddad is the brainchild behind Docterz, a child healthcare digital platform shaped by a group of skilled pediatricians which aims to create nuance-based health tech solutions that cater to the needs of the audience. It is designed with an aim to capture and address various parental queries relevant to the various health maladies affecting children and makes an effort to bridge the gap between analogue and virtual healthcare consulting, analyzing and treatment. Dr. Atish Laddad and his team have curated this app with the vision to create a health tech-platform which is practical and can effortlessly compliment healthcare providers and guardians in their everyday lives. This initiative is basically targeted towards streamlining the entire medical process for health practitioners and patients alike.

Michael   Swamy
Chef, Food Stylist, Food Photographer, Entrepreneur, Book Author

Chef Michael Swamy is a Food stylist, travel photographer and a writer. He is the author of “The East Indian Kitchen” which won the Gourmand Award for Best Indian Cookbook.

Parminder Kaur   Sharma
Parenting Expert, Author and Blogger

Mrs. Parminder Kaur Sharma is a writer, blogger and a Banker.
Being an Engineer by qualification gives her the advantage of seeing everything with an analytical perspective. She offers practical solutions to the issues being faced by our society today, through her writing. It’s her this positive attitude along with her passion about relationships and parenting that led her to pen down a self help and parenting book ‘From Monkeying to Parenting’.
She is working in a public sector bank for more than a decade and has also studied Child Psychology and Developmental Psychology. She has been an active participant in various workshops and seminars motivating the society to help them lead a life full of happiness and bliss. She shares her perspective and useful tips of her parenting journey through her blog Https://parminderksharma.wordpress.com
You can reach out to her at [email protected]

Ayushi   Kanodia
Interior Designer

Ayushi Kanodia Designs is a Mumbai-based interior design firm that loves’ a good challenge! Whether it is a large scale remodel or a simple makeover, the creative team at Ayushi Kanodia Designs through their expertise help’s reflects a client’s personal taste and style into their dream space. A full service interior and furniture design firm we assist our clients with all the creative challenges including, design and construction of all architectural details, enhancing the space with beautiful furniture, fabrics, accessories, and creating custom pieces tailor-made for their living space.

Dr. Prerna   Taneja
Oral Cancer Specialist, LASER Specialist and Medical Cosmologist (Germany)

Dr. PrernaTaneja is an Oral Cancer specialist, LASER specialist and medical cosmologist (Germany) by profession with over 15 yrs of experience and a true entrepreneur by heart.

Her expertise in Oral cancer detection, TMJ joint problems, oral ulcers puts her in the league of selected professionals. Prof. Dr. Prerna is also one of the pioneer Digital Smile Designers of India. She has also established an academic niche for herself. Prof.Dr. Prerna has been heading department of Oral Medicine & Radiology in various dental colleges and has been instrumental in teaching both graduate and postgraduate dental students.

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.​

Dr. Aruna   Kalra
Gynecologist And Obstetrician, Infertility specialist

Dr. Aruna Kalra is the famous Gynaecologist and Obstetrics Surgeon. Dr. Kalra did her MBBS (Graduation) from BRD MEDICAL COLLEGE, Gorakhpur and later did her masters MD in Gynaecologist and Obstetrics from KMC, Mangloe. Dr Aruna has also done certified training in Ultrasonography and Infertility. She is Gold medalist in academic excellence in post graduation.

Dr. Parul   Tank
Consultant Psychiatrist, Fortis Hospital

Dr. Parul Tank is a consultant psychiatrist with degrees from India and UK. She is a gold medalist in her diploma and degree exams from KEM hospital, Mumbai. She was a practicing consultant in UK specializing in de-addiction, liaison and general adult psychiatry. Dr. Tank has special interest in counseling and therapy, especially for women and children. Dr. Parul Tank writes often for newspapers, magazines and also appears in the popular show "Gumraah". She is an EM therapist (one of the few in India) which is a type of therapy used for emotionally traumatized patients.

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.

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.

Manisha   Ahlawat
Managing Director - Vivafit (Master Franchisee- India)

Manisha Ahlawat, Managing Director of Vivafit, India hails from Meerut, Uttar Pradesh and has been a fitness enthusiast and a firm believer of maintaining good health and nutrition, especially among women.

Manisha was brought up in cities all over India and completed her Bachelor’s degree in Science from Meerut. She moved to the USA in the mid-nineties and was exposed to a completely different culture compared to the small town of India she was raised in. She was inspired to study further and completed her MBA from Georgia State University, Atlanta. During her MBA and her 9-year stay in Atlanta, she would compare the lives of women back home with the much better lives of American women. And two things that made all the difference were education and health. She started encouraging women to invest in their higher studies and also in their health. Health and fitness for women was a very strange idea back then.

Babita   Jaishankar
Image Makeover Professional

I am an accomplished fashion and image consultant and also a certified skin & colour analyst. I have pursued management training from IIM-B and gained formal training in fashion designing as well. Visit my website Bajathenewu.com for more information.

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