What sets celebrated jewellery designer Asha Kamal Modi apart is an innate sense of design and creativity, an entrepreneurial bent of mind and an iron resolve to realise her dreams. Starting at a time when jewellery design was a relatively unknown concept
and a working woman frowned upon in the Marwari society, she has come a long way
to establish her globally acclaimed brand, Art Karat. In a first-person account, she takes us through the years.
In what began as a textile trading business over three decades ago, Mandhana Industries Ltd has come a long way to boast a current top-line of Rs 1,700 crore. At the helm of this tremendous growth have been continual efforts of two successive generations, with the innovative streak of scion Manish Mandhana adding the latest spurt of growth to the ever-expanding business.
What makes Gaurav Mehta tick is his passion for creating exclusive timepieces.
They may be inspired by history or Jaipur’s regal heritage, but the end words are luxury
and distinctiveness. In a first person essay, the avant garde horologist talks about his childhood fascination for watches and vintage coins and amalgamating them using his creative skills to exceptional pieces fit for a discerning global clientele.