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Navyata Goenka Honoured With the Young Women Achievers' Award

Press Trust of India  |  MUMBAI 

/ --Ms. Navyata Goenka, Advisor to Mount Litera School International (MLSI), one of the best international schools in Mumbai, was felicitated as one of the 'Young Women Entrepreneurs: Leading A New India' by the Hon'ble Governor of Maharashtra, Shri Vidyasagar Rao at the event held in on October 10, 2017. The awards have been conceptualised and designed by the Indian School of Design (ISDI), Indian School of Communication (ISDI | WPP) and Indian School of Management and Entrepreneurship (ISME).

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Navyata has worked in the field of investment and equity research, prior to joining the Education division of the Essel Group - Learn Limited. Spearheading and implementing the dream of Essel Group Chairman, Dr. Subhash Chandra, to strengthen the country's foundation through education, she has a strong belief in a pedagogy that integrates the international curriculum with the Indian value system and tradition. Navyata's aim at MLSI is to groom and nurture children to prepare them to be future-ready so that they can acquire the skills to excel in careers that might not even exist currently, but careers that are a unique possibility in the future.

Sharing her views on being recognized as a woman achiever, Navyata Goenka said, "I feel truly honoured and privileged to be recognised as one of India's top Young Women Achievers along with other exceptionally talented women. We are at a crucial juncture where women are leading the way in all fields and shaping a better Women entrepreneurs are not only creating jobs for one but for many more women. Recognition of our achievements as entrepreneurs and catalysts of change is very encouraging."

The other women achievers who were also felicitated included Ms. Adwaita Nayar - Founding Team and CEO at Nykaa.com; Ms. Ananya Birla - Indian musician and entrepreneur; Ms. Isha Ambani - Director at Reliance Jio Infocomm and Reliance Retail; Ms. Kulsum Wahab - CEO, Hothur Charitable Trust; Ms. Naiyya Saggi - Co-Founder and CEO of BabyChakra; Ms. Nisa Godrej - Chairperson of Godrej Consumer Products; Ms. Radhika Dhoot - Non-Executive Director of Videocon; Ms. Shradha Sharma - Founder YourStory; Ms. Shveta Raina - Founder, Talerang and Talerang Express; Ms. Misbah Mitha - Designer, Zebaish Designer Indian Wear; Ms. Sweta Mangal - Founder of Dial 1298 for Ambulance and Ms. Trishya Screwvala - Founder, The Lighthouse Project. The jury comprised of students from the three schools, which are led by Dr. Indu Shahani, President & Chair, ISDI | ISME | ISDI WPP.

About Mount Litera School International

Mount Litera School International is an endeavor by the Essel Group to prepare leaders of the 21st century through its Education arm, Learn Limited. MLSI Bandra, provides an outstanding education through the International Baccalaureate programmes. Along with this, Learn Limited also has Mount Litera Schools with more than 80 schools in 75 cities and India's fastest growing network of K12 schools. Learn limited has its preschool network Kidzee with more than 1350 preschools in and is Asia's largest network of preschool.

For more information, log onto http://www.mlsi.in

Media Contacts:

Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) Corporate Communications Parag Darade +91-9820085872 Parag.darade@esselgroup.com

Arantxa Gonsalves +91-9820336890 arantxa.gonsalves@esselgroup.com

Genesis Burson-Marsteller Sakshi Kharabanda +91-9819957899 Sakshi.kharabanda@bm.com

Manju Pillai +91-9620656949 manju.pillai@bm.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Wed, October 11 2017. 17:07 IST
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