Hyderabad, April.24 : A new team took over at the FLO (FICCI Ladies Organisation) and YFLO (Young FICCI Ladies Organisation) at Change of Guard function held here on Tuesday. Jayesh Ranjan, Principal Secretary and Pinky Reddy, National president of FLO were chief guest and guests of honour.
Speaking on the occasion, Jayesh Ranjan said the State government believed in working with partners. The response to WE-Hub, an exclusive innovation hub for women got overwhelming response. He urged FLO and YFLO to help those women entrepreneurs, who may not be accommodated in We Hub. He asked them to organise a Boot Camp a month.
FICCI FLO Women Achievers Awards 2017-2018 were presented on the occasion to Swati Lakra; Rashi Agarwal, Vaishali Neotia, Meera Shenoy, Rubina Mazhar, Dr. Kavita Daryani Rao, Elahe Hiptoola, Jaahnavi and Dr. Evita Fernande
Priyanka Ganeriwal Arora takes over as Chairperson of FLO from Kamini Saraf and Vinita Surana, succeeds Sandhya Raju as YFLO Chairperson.
The new FLO team includes: Interior Designer Sona Chatwani, Senior Vice Chairperson; an independent Psychologist, Professor, Counsellor and Trainer Dr. Smita Sharma Senior Vice Chairperson Event Manager and Wedding Planner Rakhi Kankaria, Secretary; Entrepreneur Arti Hora, Joint Secretary; a Chartered Accountant from Ernst & Young Shubhraa Maheshwari, Treasurer and Educationist, Sangeetha Varma, Joint Treasurer.
The Team of YFLO comprises of Board Member at NCL Group, Shilpa Datla, Senior Vice Chairperson; Executive Director at Pokarna Ltd, Apurva Jian, Treasurer; Founder & Director of Saisanj Retail Pvt. Ltd, Rekha Somavarapu, Secretary; CEO and Founder of Capture Life Pvt. Ltd, Dr. Namrata Rupani, Joint Treasurer and Director Fortune Art LED Lighting and Wires & Cables, Aditi Srimal, Joint Secretary.
Notable speakers who graced FLO during the year include His Excellency Venkaiah Naidu, Vice President of India, Maneka Gandhi, Union Minister and many others. The year registered a record number of speaker programs. Sandhya Raju and YFLO team presented the activities report for the year.