The inaugural edition of the Summit & Awards celebrated the successful journey of Women Entrepreneurs & Professionals from across Asia & SE Asia.
The Inaugural Edition of the Women Icons Summit & Awards – www.womenicons.com a premier platform that celebrates and honours the accomplishments & contributions of “WOMEN” who have excelled in different spheres of life, was held amidst fun-fair here at the Raffles Town Club Singapore on 17th Mar 2017. The summit had participation from Women Achievers from Asia & SE Asia, across diverse sectors for celebrating their success & achievements.
An initiative by Singapore headquartered Business Excellence & Research Group (BERG), the Women Icons Summit & Awards had Nanyang Technological University (NTU) Singapore as the Knowledge partner along with supporting partners – Acado Oil Pte Ltd, Joyalukkas, AsiaBizToday, FII News & MediaKindle.
The summit deliberated on the topic “The Lives you Impact: The Role of Culture in educating & empowering tomorrow’s leaders” with the panelists Dr. Vani Khare founder of Faith Foundation India and Sanrakshan Pte Ltd, Ms. Cindy Chng , Dato Celestine Kong – Executive Director of Celestine Corp. Holdings Pte Ltd and Mr. Victor Tay – former Chief Development Officer, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore & Former COO – Singapore Business Federation.
“The Women Icons is another milestone for BERG where this year we had participation by some of the finest women achievers from diverse sectors such as Healthcare, social service, IT, startups, education etc.; coming together to share their experiences & be recognized amidst this gathering from Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, India, SriLan & Vietnam” said Vishwesh Iyer, Managing Partner, BERG Singapore.
The Summit followed the Women Icons Awards that were presented to professionals including Dr. Aparna Hegde – ARMMAN foundation India, Barbara Ximinez – Shutta Vietnam, Charmaine Tan – ADM Singapore, Deepshikha Kumar – SpeakIn India, Dr. Srimathy Kesan – SpaceKidz India, Indrani Fernando – New Philip Hospitals SriLanka, Kanika Agarwal –Passion Peers Singapore, Kanika Gupta Shori – Square Yards Global, India, Karen Leong – Influence Solutions Singapore, Kayla Rose – Opal Group Singapore, Marion Neubronner – Marion Neubronner & Associates, Singapore, Minal D’rozario – Ideosphere Consulting, India, Mini Dwivedi Gopinathan – playstreet.in India, Revathi Roy –Zaffiro Learning India and Rhonda Wong – Ohmyhome Pte Singapore.
Other Professionals who were presented the Women Icons Award included Ria Mehta Skill Rail Singapore, Sally Taher – Red & White consulting Partners Singapore, Saloni Mardia Kothari – Mtlexs Corp. India, Sonia Kulkarni – Ketchum Sampark PR India, Swati Nathani – Teampumpkin India, Kemmy Tan – M+S Pte Ltd, Sarrah Sammoon – Sapphire Capital Group Sri Lanka, Major Vandana Sharma – Holiday IQ India Yasmin Rasyid – EcoKinghts Malaysia and Datin Sharon Too – MIW Mrs International World, Malaysia.