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2018 BUSINESS WOMAN OF THE YEAR FINALISTS

Anupreet Bedi

Director

Jump! schools Guildford

Anupreet comes from a background of holding several Directorship positions within the Federal Government - Dept. of Immigration & Multicultural Affairs. After 17 years with the Federal Government, she took the bold step to give up a safe, secure job and lifestyle to go after her passion and opened up a boutique swim school in an area that had a real need for it.

Asha Bhat

Chief Executive Officer
Southern Aboriginal Corporation

As a business leader, Asha has achieved highly and has not only lifted the profile of SAC but also has brought accolades to the Indian community. Her recent successful application for a Cordes Fellowship to the 2018 Global Opportunity Collaboration in Mexico and numerous other awards attest to her abilities and commitment as a business leader. 

Himanshi Munshaw Luhar

Owner

Foodie Trails

Like many other Indian Australians Himanshi arrived in Australia as a student. With a Masters in Business & Accounting and years of experience in a number of big organisations like Jetstar and Tourism boards she ventured out and started her own business in 2009. Initially the business was set up as a boutique travel company organising holidays for the discerning traveller to exotic destinations. In 2010 Himanshi created a niche using her understanding of cultures and travel to break down cultural barriers and founded Foodie Trails.

Neetu Bhatia

CEO
Zoonga Australia 

An investment banker turned entrepreneur, Neetu is credited with creating the professional entertainment and sports ticketing market in India, with Zoonga now expanded into USA, UK, Caribbean, Middle East and recently Australia/NZ. Prior to co-founding Zoonga, she was a senior media & telecom investment banker on Wall Street. Neetu has over nine years of experience, including Bank of Montreal, Lehman Brothers, McKinsey & Company, originating and executing several strategic advisory and financing transactions including over $40 billion of executed deals for Time Warner, Google, Comcast, Cablevision, Verizon, Cingular, AT&T and other Fortune 500 companies.

Dr Prerana Garg

Founder​

Sleep Cure Solutions

Dr. Prerana Garg is a Physician and entrepreneur who returned to India after receiving training in Australia. Her keen interest in Telemedicine and healthcare data analytics led her to start Sleep Cure Solution which has been working with sleep centers across Australia and providing them with sleep study analysis & interpretation services. With a combination of sharp clinical acumen and business degree from IIM Calcutta she spearheads her venture with a drive and focuses to provide quality healthcare solutions especially in the field of Sleep Medicine.

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Sarika Singh

Founder
Pre Uni College

Ms. Sarika Singh knows from intimate experience that life is too short to play it safe. She left her teaching job and embraced the adventure of being a teacherpreneur 10 years ago. She is a business leader and entrepreneur who owns three successful companies that are focused on building Australia’s future leaders. Her vision involves giving children all of the skills that they need – leadership, confidence, Literacy, Numeracy, problem-solving, social and more – to excel in a world that is becoming increasingly complex and competitive. 

Dr Tanya Unni

Doctorpreneur, Inventor, Australian Skin Lab and Director, Amtan Medical

Dr Tanya Unni has invented a skin exfoliation device to help her patients who were facing premature skin ageing. The device has been patented and is accepted by the scientific community and the public alike. She has also created a range of skin care formulations which has created quite a buzz in the community. She is perhaps the only Indian doctor who features in TVSN Shopping Network. Dr Tanya is a business wonder, From a small clinic with three doctors in 2010, she has grown into a Corporate in her own style with seven medical centres across Gold Coast and still counting. Dr Tanya enjoys being the regular columnist and health & beauty writer in India’s 2 nd largest women’s magazine, so that she can connect with people and help them with their concerns
 

Dr Vanita Sharma

Owner

Vibe Ayurveda

Dr. Vanita Sharma is an Ayurvedic practitioner with a special interest in Integrative Medicine. She has been practicing Ayurveda for over twenty years and is the first one to introduce Ayurvedic practice in Australia.  She is an acting Vice President of Australasian Association of Ayurveda and a Deputy Chair & nominated member Complementary Health IRC, AISC SkillsIQ Australia Dept of Education and training. ​

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