~The night dedicated to the most renowned and powerful people from the city, witnessed
personalities from all walks of life such as Sai Tamhankar, R. Vasudevan & Siddharth
Vasudevan, Dr Chaitayanand Koppikar & Laleh Busheri, Dr Aditi Karad, Ajinkya Firodia among others grace the event ~
~Bollywood actress Huma Qureshi graced the event as a special guest~
July 2018: Femina, India’s leading women’s brand celebrated the achievements and contributions of the best and the brightest personalities at ‘Femina presents Pune’s Most Powerful 2018-2019’. The prestigious event powered by USK Foundation was held at IQ Hyatt Regency Hotel, Pune. The Chief Guest of the evening, Mrs Amruta Fadnavis unveiled the specially curated coffee-table book featuring 72 notable names from the city. The unveiling was followed by Femina felicitating these inspiring and influential individuals across entertainment, business, fashion and other sectors. It was a night to remember with the crème-de-la-crème of the city gathered under one roof to celebrate everyone’s achievements in their respective spheres.
Commenting on the association, Tanya Chaitanya, Editor & Chief Community Officer at Femina said, “Femina retuning with a second edition of Pune’s Most Powerful stands testament
to the success of the property. We intend to return to the city year-after-year to celebrate high-
achievers across various walks of life, who have successfully contributed in making a positive
impact in their respective domains. The property intends to inspire everyone while rightfully
recognizing those who have led the path with dignity, grit and pure talent.”
Distinguished personalities such as banker-social activist and wife of Maharashtra CM Devendra
Fadnavis, Mrs Amruta Fadnavis, actors Huma Qureshi, Sai Tamhankar, Mrinal Kulkarni,
Additional Commissioner GST Pune Mr Badari Prasad and many others hailing from Pune,
graced the red carpet amidst much fanfare.
The magnanimous night was marked by the presence of the crème de la crème of the city from different fields such as Arun Khanna – founder of UTH Healthcare, Siddharth Vasudevan Moorthy – Managing Director, Vascon Engineers, Dr. Aditi Karad – Executive Director, Vishwaraj Hospital, Tarun Sharma – CEO of BMC Software, Laleh Busheri and Dr Chaitayanand Koppiker – Prashanti Cancer Care Mission, Vinay Aranha, Director of Rosary Group, Ganesh Gaikwad – Director at NSG Group, Ajinkya Firodia – managing director of Kinetic Engineering Limited, Yogesh Magar – Director at Magarpatta Clubs and Resorts, Abhimanyu Sable – Abs Fitness and Wellness Club, Mita Agarwal – Director at INFID, Kothrud, Dr Sattyajeet Sattyasheel Naik – Joint Director at Naik Hospital, Deepak Mane – Founder, Tasta amongst many other esteemed personalities.
The high engagement and entertainment quotient of the event was magnified by Parleen Gill of
the Indian Idol fame as he wowed everyone with his melodious voice.