About The Founder

Dr. Harbeen Arora

Founder & Global Chairperson
ALL Ladies League (ALL) & Women Economic Forum (WEF)
Founder, BIOAYURVEDA

India

Dr. Harbeen Arora is the Founder and Global Chairperson of the ALL Ladies League (ALL) and Women Economic Forum (WEF). With a network of 100,000 inspiring women and 800+ chapters worldwide, ALL & WEF are amongst the largest women’s networks with the widest outreach, empowering women’s entrepreneurship and leadership at all levels. WEF is held annually in India and regionally in different parts of the world.

Dr. Arora is also the Chancellor of Rai University in Ahmedabad, Rai Technology University in Bangalore and Jharkhand Rai University in Ranchi, India. The universities focus on educating youth from underserved sections of society especially in fields of farming and agriculture, empowering local livelihoods and capacity building. She is also the author of three books: on higher education, human values, & creative living.

Dr. Arora is the founder of BIOAYURVEDA, an organic health and wellness enterprise. She also leads ventures in hi-tech agriculture, organic farming and sustainable living.

Dr. Arora holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Delhi University, a Masters from King’s College, London University and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA), and PhD from Sorbonne Nouvelle, University of Paris III.

An Iconic Global Leader, Owner of a large Business and Industrial Group in Health and Wellness, High Tech Agriculture, Real Estate & Construction, Education , Renewable Energy, Social Media & Information Technology. A Philanthropist, Mentor and Author.


Business & Leadership
A powerful businesswoman and compelling leader, Dr. Arora is the Founder and Owner of a large business group having companies and investments in the Health and Wellness, high-tech agriculture with over 200 hectares of land across the country, in companies in social media and IT software, in companies in real estate investments and construction, in companies in renewable energy & converting waste to energy/
biogas.
Collectively referred to as the Ampersand Group, some of her private limited companies include: Arganshe, that owns the famous BIOAYURVEDA brand; Rooftop Farming and Ampersand Ayurveda, that own companies in agriculture; Arganshe Media, that owns stakes in media and IT companies; Ivy League, that owns the biogas and waste to energy companies and many real estate companies. A business leader with great affinity for philanthropy, culture and peace, Dr. Arora has vast experience with promoting ancient heritage of traditional handlooms and crafts; in promoting tourism, arts and culture; in promoting international ties, collaborations and partnerships; in conflict resolution and peace and building relationships.


Women Empowerment
Dr. Harbeen Arora is the Founder and Global Chairperson of the ALL Ladies League (ALL) and Women Economic Forum (WEF).
She has a network of over 100,000 global inspiring empowered women with 800+ chapters worldwide. ALL & WEF are amongst the largest women’s networks with the widest outreach, empowering women’s entrepreneurship and leadership at all levels. WEF is held annually in India and regionally in different parts of the world. She recently held the very successful WEF Tunisia in Tunis on 23-24th Jan 2019 .
Dr. Arora has created a unique first-of-its kind global multinational chamber of women worldwide founded and headquartered in India, and a movement of peace and unity via her vision of “sisters beyond borders.” She has opened doors of opportunities for thousands of women worldwide for their personal and professional growth. With an influential network in India and worldwide, eminent dignitaries and thought leaders have supported her movement and spoken on the WEF platform, including Heads of States, Nobel Laureates, Royalty, Ministers, Mayors, Businesswomen, University Presidents and Professors, Judges, Industrialists, Ambassadors & Diplomats, Film and Sports personalities, and inspiring businesswomen,
entrepreneurs and youth. A grand visionary with an achiever’s bold spirit, Dr. Arora has announced the Mission Million for 2022 in India, by when she aims to connect and gather a million women entrepreneurs and supportive leaders toward gender parity and empowerment, beyond borders, boundaries and bias.


Philanthropy & Community Leadership
Dr. Arora is also the Founder Chancellor of Rai University in Ahmedabad, Rai Technology University in Bangalore and Jharkhand Rai University in Ranchi, India. The universities focus on educating youth from underserved sections of society
especially in fields of farming and agriculture, empowering local livelihoods and capacity building.


Author
She is the author of three books: on higher education, human values, & creative living.
* Creative Living: Discovering your Beautiful Path and Lifestyle toward Happiness and Well-being
* The Seven Sacred Sai Values Innate in Every Human Being: How to Apply Them in
Our Daily Lives for Happiness, Peace and Well-being
* Dawn of a New Vibrant India


Spirituality & Beliefs
Dr. Arora believes in the sacred oneness and interconnected of ALL, with humanity as One Family. A follower of Indian Guru Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, she believes in his teachings of Love All, Serve All; Help ever, Hurt Never.


Awards & Accolades
Recognised and lauded for her work across India and internationally, Dr. Harbeen Arora has received many accolades for her relentless and selfless leadership toward
women empowerment globally and her exalted vision of uniting the women of the world, in a spirit of Peace and Parity.

2019: She was listed in 2019 among the top 100 Most Reputable People on Earth by Reputation Poll. The list also featured Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi; Business magnate, Queen Elizabeth and Oprah Winfrey. She was also honored by the Evolutionary Business Council, USA at the Global Impact Leaders wherein nominees included the Dalai Lama

2018: She was honored by the President of Egypt in November 2018 at the World Youth Forum. She was also felicitated for Excellence in Women Empowerment by Indo-American Chamber of Commerce.

2015: She received the National Award for Social Entrepreneurship and Education by Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry in India.


Media
An influential opinion maker, her interviews/ articles have appeared in leading magazines and portals like the largest business magazine in India, Businessworld. The WEF events she holds receive massive coverage in India and globally in respective countries.


Personal Education
Dr. Arora holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Delhi University, a Masters from King’s College, London University and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA), and PhD from Sorbonne Nouvelle, University of Paris III.

Languages
Dr. Arora is fluent in four languages, written and spoken: English, French, Hindi, Punjabi.


Useful Links: Oeuvre & Envergure
Brochure: http://www.wef.org.in/brochure/Brochure.pdf
Testimonials: http://www.wef.org.in/testimonial/
Global Connections: https://www.wef.org.in/select_dignitaries_in_wef-events.pdf
Press : https://www.wef.org.in/wef-press/
Presidential Honor:https://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/india-shines-in-egypt-president-sisi-honors-indian-leader-for-women-empowerment-118111000352_1.html
Listed in the 100 most Reputable People on Earth 2019:https://www.dailypioneer.com/2019/vivacity/seven-indians-in-the-100-mostreputable-people-list.html
Interviews: http://www.businessworld.in/article/Experience-The-Ancient-Art-Of-Living-A-Healthy-And-Natural-Life-With-BIOAYURVEDA/04-10-2018-161460/ ;
http://www.drnancyoreilly.com/one-womans-vision-women-economic-forum-and-allladies-league/ ;