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.
ALL Ladies League (ALL), Women Economic Forum (WEF), SHEconomy, Women’s Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (WICCI).
Dr. Arora is the Founder of ALL, WEF, SHEconomy and WICCI.With a powerful global network of 250,000 women and supporters across 120 countries, and growing toward ‘Mission Million,’ these platforms and ecosystems are among the largest global communities of women entrepreneurs and leaders across all walks of life.
ALL Ladies League (ALL) is our She-for-She movement for uniting the women of the world as ‘sisters beyond borders’; Women Economic Forum (WEF) is our conference platform for women’s greater visibility, voice, and recognition as we speak, share, connect and collaborate for our ‘business beyond borders’; SHEconomy is our e-commerce platform for both goods and services by women entrepreneurs for energising our “e-commerce beyond borders’ ; and WICCI is our industry and business chamber for ‘advocating policies beyond borders,’ for empowering our influence on policies and decision-making.
In particular, WEF has held 41 editions globally from 2015-2020, including in USA (Los Angeles/New Mexico/Santa Barbara/ New York-UN), Canada (Vancouver), UK (London, Birmingham), Europe (Netherlands, Portugal, Slovenia), Nordics (Iceland), Caribbean (Grenada), MENA (Egypt, Tunisia); Australia (Perth), Latin America (Mexico, Colombia, Costa Rica, Argentina), 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 our WEF platform, including Heads of States, Nobel Laureates, Royalty, Ministers, Mayors, Businesswomen, University Presidents and Professors, Judges, Industrialists, Ambassadors & Diplomats, Celebrities, Entrepreneurs & Youth.
Dr. 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 entrepreneurship and leadership.
Dr. Arora is also the Chancellor of Rai University in Ahmedabad, Rai Technology University in Bangalore and Jharkhand Rai University in Ranchi, India. These 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 has vast experience with promoting: ancient heritage of traditional handlooms and crafts; tourism, arts and culture; international trade & ties, business collaborations and partnerships; conflict resolution and peace building.
She is the author of three books on the 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 has been felicitated for Excellence in Women Empowerment by 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 the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA), and PhD from Sorbonne Nouvelle, University of Paris III.
With a passion and flair for languages, Dr. Arora is fluent in four languages: English, Hindi, Punjabi, French, and it is her constant endeavour to keep learning more.
Twitter: @harbeenarora ; @creativeliving