10 women under 40 whose achievements have made India proud

Bollywood’s superstar Priyanka Chopra has been creating waves both at home and globally. From ‘Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People’ to ‘Vogue’s 73 Questions’ she has featured almost everywhere. The story of her success does not stop here. The 34-year-old actress is now going to receive the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award in a new category ‘International Acclaimed Actress Award’.

Forbes recently published a list that is ‘India W-Power Trailblazers 2017’, which acknowledges the significant achievements being made by women across diverse sectors leading the way for others: here too Priyanka Chopra breaks into the top 10. (Via YahooFinance)


Here’s a look at the top 10 women under 40 whose achievements have made India proud.

Shweta Jalan
Age – 40
Profession – Managing director and head of India, Advent International

Sairee Chahal
Age – 40
Profession – Founder, Sheroes

Bindu Ananth
Age – 38
Profession – Chair, IFMR Trust; director on all IFMR Trust group companies

Upasana Taku
Age – 37
Profession – Co-founder, One Mobikwik Systems

Ameera Shah
Age – 37Promoter and MD, Metropolis Healthcare
Profession – Promoter and MD, Metropolis Healthcare

Radhika Piramal
Age – 37
Profession – Managing Director, VIP Industries

Priyanka Chopra
Age – 34
Profession – Actor

Rasila Vadher
Age – 31
Profession – Forester, Forests and Environment Department, Gujarat

Dipa Karmakar
Age – 23
Profession – Gymnast

PV Sindhu
Age – 21
Profession – Sportsperson