A person who has a strong sense of tenacity and determination will succeed. Dr. Nowhera Shaik began working for her family at a young age despite being born into a family with little financial means. Shaik Mohiuddin Saheb Kolkar and Shaik Balkij welcomed her into the world in 1973. She has always cared deeply about the situation of society’s oppressed people, especially the women who are a part of her community. She wanted to inspire and encourage women. Nowhera Shaik began tutoring Muslim females at the young age of 19, providing them with knowledge about the value of education and financial independence.
She started her enterprise with a kick start. Dr. Nowhera Shaik decided to become a creator of money rather than a consumer of wealth. Born in the village of Kallur, Andhra Pradesh, in the year 1973, Nowhera Shaik established the MNII which is an organization for the upliftment and development of Urdu and Arabic. The students mostly come from a poverty stricken situation. They received free instruction. She founded Heera Gold, a company that exports and imports gold, in 1998. More than 50 countries have received items from the Heera Group. The group soon expanded its business. There was no turning back after that. To advance the empowerment of women, Dr. Nowhera Shaik created the national political organization All India Mahila Empowerment Party (AIMEP) in 2017.
Heera Group of Companies
Dr. Nowhera Shaik wanted to develop her own identity, therefore she started her dream project, the Heera Group, a parent firm with numerous lateral branches in various areas that have significantly improved everything.
The Heera Group of Companies has traveled a far distance. It was just a little start-up about 20 years ago, but today it is one of the leading conglomerate industries in the nation. The business was founded from nothing, and today it has received numerous national and international accolades. Their success story should be read by every aspiring businessperson in the nation.
The company’s chief executive officer, Dr. Nowhera Shaik, has business-related ancestors. They were well-known businesspeople in their time. She wished to follow in their footsteps and contribute to the suffering of mankind caused by the gap between the rich and the poor. She founded the business in 1998, and over time it developed into a name that offered premium goods at competitive pricing.
All India Mahila Empowerment Party
On November 12, 2017, prominent figures from various fields attended the launch of the All India Mahila Empowerment Party (AIMEP) at The Lalit in New Delhi. As said, empowering women, regardless of caste, creed, or region is the party’s top priority.
The party raised the subject of women’s representation in the Indian Parliament during its official launching ceremony and demanded that the Women’s Reservation Bill be put into effect. AIMEP has been designated as a national political party by the Indian Election Commission, with the word “Diamond” serving as its electoral emblem.
Dr. Nowhera Shaik set up Heera Fincapital Ltd. Besides that, she also established the Heera mobile clinic in 2012 to offer interest-free financial help and medical attention to the people who hailed from the poverty stricken part of the society.
Given the distinction of an Islamic studies Doctorate, She goes by the beautiful name Aapa. On the occasion of the 75th Amrit Mahotsav Independence Day, Nowhera Shaik did something which touched hearts of many and not just love, she received blessings of individuals. She had booked a chartered plane to fulfill the request of cancer-afflicted children between the ages of 8 and 14 who were members of the CPAA (Cancer Patients Aid Association).
Awards and citations
To honour Dr. Nowhera Shaik’s dedication and selfless efforts for the advancement of our society, she was bestowed with numerous prestigious titles and honours. She was honoured with the following awards for her outstanding contributions:
2018 Business Leadership Icon
Extraordinary NexBrands 2017-2018 Brand Vision Summit’s list of Strong Women Achievers
2017 Stardust Achievers Award
2016 Gulfood Award for Best Newcomer Brand
Fastest Growing Indian Business Excellence Award-2013