Dr. Harbeen Arora Rai
Founder G100 | ALL Ladies League (ALL) | Women Economic Forum (WEF)
Women‟s Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (WICCI) |
SHEconomy | BIOAYURVEDA
Chancellor, Rai University, INDIA
Among Top 100 Most Reputable People on Earth (Reputation Poll 2019)
Thought Leader, Global Icon & Visionary for Women, Businesswoman, Philanthropist Author, Humanitarian, Spiritual Seeker and Compelling Speaker, Dr. Harbeen Arora
manifests multifaceted leadership with strength & simplicity.
G100, ALL Ladies League (ALL), Women Economic Forum (WEF), SHEconomy, Women‟s Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (WICCI).Dr. Arora is the Founder of the free and all-inclusive platforms of G100, ALL, WEF, SHEconomy and WICCI. With a powerful network of 250,000 women across 120 countries, and growing toward Mission Million 2022, via the eminent G100, these empowering ecosystems are among the largest global communities of women entrepreneurs and leaders, organising and on- boarding women worldwide on various platforms for maximum inclusion, inspiration, innovation and impact.G100 is an eminent and empowered club of top 100 women leaders in the world with a vision for the future. G100 is an action + think tank comprising a league of luminaries of eminence and excellence including Nobel Laureates, former Heads of States, Ministers, Businesswomen, Philanthropists, Investors, Entrepreneurs, Corporate and Community Leaders – a powerful Group of women leaders and achievers from all walks of life who wish to give back and move us all forward as architects of the future. G100 is also supported by The Denim Club : Group of 100 He-for-She Champions globally, comprising leaders and luminaries in support of gender parity and equality. By the glorious global leadership of the G100 Global Chairs, along with their denim partners, and the inclusive insights fostered from the cross-continental and intersectional networks enabled by their country, state and city chairs in their
respective wings/sectors, the far-reaching impact will energise a million women by 2022, and 5 million by 2025.The G100 will also thus gather a rich repository of expertise and experience with global and grassroots engagement – toward co-creating with the central Secretariat, a holistic Vision Document for presenting policy suggestions and recommendations to multilateral institutions like the UN, EU, and to governments globally, including global leadership groups as the G7/8, G20. ALL Ladies League (ALL) is a She-for-She movement of global sisterhood, uniting the women of the world as „sisters beyond borders‟; Women Economic Forum (WEF) is a conference platform for women‟s greater visibility, voice, recognition and connections for „business beyond borders‟; SHEconomy is an e-commerce platform for both goods and services by women entrepreneurs, energising women‟s „e-commerce beyond borders‟ ; and WICCI is the industry and
business chamber for advocating „policies beyond borders,‟ empowering women‟s influence globally on policy & decisionmaking. The convergence of these platforms enables cross-sectional change and lasting impact for equality, sustainability and prosperity for All. In particular, WEF has held 44+ editions globally since 2015, including in USA (Los Angeles/New Mexico/Santa Barbara New York-UN), Canada (Vancouver), UK (London, Birmingham), Europe (Netherlands, Portugal, Slovenia, Spain, Malta) Nordics (Iceland), Caribbean (Grenada), MENA (Egypt, Tunisia); Australia (Perth), Latin America (Mexico, Colombia, Costa Rica, Argentina, Chile), and across India (Delhi, Bangalore, Gurugram, Chennai, Madurai, Kolkata, Guwahati, Goa) Highlights of various editions can be viewed on WEFTV. Eminent dignitaries and thought leaders have spoken on the WEF platform, including Heads of States, Nobel Laureates, Royalty, Ministers, Mayors, Businesswomen, University Presidents, Professors, Judges, Industrialists, Ambassadors & Diplomats, Celebrities, Entrepreneurs & Youth
BUSINESSDr. Arora has investments in sectors of health and wellness, agriculture, skill development, real estate, and renewable energy. Her company Arganshe owns the world famous BIOAYURVEDA brand in organic and Ayurvedic health, healing, wellness & wellbeing.
PHILANTHROPY & COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP
All the platforms for women empowerment viz. ALL, WEF, WICCI, SHEconomy are free and philanthropic, and are dedicated to empowering local and global ecosystems of sisterhood, support and success for women‟s greater engagement, entrepreneurship and leadership in all walks of economy and society. Dr. Arora is also the Chancellor of Rai University in Ahmedabad, Rai Technology University in Bangalore and Jharkhand Rai University in Ranchi, India. These non-profit universities focus on educating youth from underserved sections of society especially in fields of farming and agriculture toward empowering local livelihoods and capacity building.
CULTURE & PEACE
A business leader with great affinity for philanthropy, culture and peace, Dr. Arora is passionate about promoting: ancient heritage and timeless wisdom; traditional handlooms and crafts; arts and culture; wellness and spirituality; international trade, tourism & ties, business collaborations and partnerships; conflict resolution and peace building.
She is the author of three books on the respective subjects of creative living, human values and higher education viz. *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; and *Dawn of a New Vibrant India.
SPIRITUALITY & BELIEFS
Dr. Arora is a humanitarian who believes in the sacred oneness and interconnectedness of ALL, with a vision of “Vasudeva Kutumkam,” the ancient Indian ethos of the World as One Family. An ardent devotee of Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, she seeks and strives to follow the guiding mantra of Love All, Serve All.
AWARDS & ACCOLADES
Recognised and lauded for her work across India and Internationally, Dr. Arora has received many accolades for her relentless and selfless leadership and exalted vision of women empowerment with peace, parity and prosperity for All. She was listed among the top 100 Most Reputable People on Earth by Reputation Poll in 2019. The list also featured Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, Queen Elizabeth and Oprah Winfrey. She was honored by the Evolutionary Business Council, USA as a Global Impact Leader wherein nominees included the Dalai Lama. She was honored by the President of
Egypt at the World Youth Forum 2018. She was felicitated for Excellence in Women Empowerment by the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce, and received the National Award for Social Entrepreneurship and Education by Gujarat Chamber of Commerce & Industry in India.
Dr. Arora holds a Bachelor‟s degree in Economics from Delhi University, Masters from King‟s College, London University and Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA), and PhD from Sorbonne Nouvelle, University of Paris III.
With a flair for languages, Dr. Arora is fluent in four: English, Hindi, Punjabi, French, and it is her constant endeavour to keep learning more.