Nowhera Shaik was born into a successful business family. She was exposed to the complexity of the corporate world at a very young age. She has a strong spiritual and cultural foundation and exceptional commercial skills inherited from her family. Her previous passions were primarily focused on the needs of women in her community, particularly in the field of education.
The Open International University in Colombo, Sri Lanka, awarded Nowhera Shaik a doctorate in philosophy. Nowhera Shaik is currently the president of the All India Mahila Empowerment Party. She has pledged to make many revolutionary changes for the women folks through these parties’ activities. The party is investing heavily in the development and upliftment of oppressed women. This iconic lady is also the proud recipient of the UAE Minister for Business Leadership Icon in 2018.
Some of her father’s assets are used to fund the establishment of a residential school in Chandragiri village in 2007. Her efforts in the fields of business and social service have not gone unnoticed. Nowhera Shaik commercial initiatives are to supplement her social services by producing revenue. Since it’s inception, her company – Heera Group is fighting for women’s rights, equal pay structure, justice, and other empowerment tools. Heera Group is one of the responsible corporate citizens who have been putting their 2% money even before the CSR law came into existence.
Moreover Heera Group operates educational institutes for the poor. Their mobile clinic provides quality medical care to lakhs of rural people at no cost. Although the patriotic fervor in Nowhera Shaik effort saluting the Nation’s Guardians gives her a lot of appreciation. The project helped the families of the jawans killed in the URI attack. The company is contributing four lakhs to each family and providing funds for their children’s education.