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Rekha Babu

13Rekha Babu

Ms.Rekha C Babu is the Co-founder & CEO of Soothika Ayurveda Mother & Baby Care Pvt Ltd

 Rekha is a graduate in Engineering with specialisation in Industrial and Product Design from NMAM Institute of Technology.Rekha also holds an MBA in Marketing from PSG Institute of Management.

She started her career in Tata Motors in 1997 and later ventured into real estate, education & healthcare sectors. On becoming became a mother of twin boys, Rekha observed how there is a dearth of proper products and facilities for post-natal care. Based on her own experience as well as realising the vast untapped potential in Ayurvedic therapy and her penchant for entrepreneurship, she promoted Soothika.

Since then, there has been no looking back as evident from the awards conferred and prestigious assignments in professional form designated to her.

 Rekha is a member of several associations & organizations which includes CII,KMA,CREDAI,Kerala Chamber of commerce, TiE etc.She is also Chairperson of Managing Committee of a values-based educational Trust and also former Chairperson for Women Empowerment Committee of CII.

Among the coveted awards and honors are:

  • Leading Woman in Business (India) # Women In Leadership Forum by WILL Forum India – 2011
  • Best Women Entrepreneur (2012) by Department of Social Welfare, Government of Kerala – 2012
  • Outstanding Woman Alumnus Award by PSG Management Alumni Association – 2013
  • Rising Star by PSG Management Alumni Association – 2014
  • Winner of Global Outreach Healthcare Award for Excellence in StartupinWomenHealthcarebyRedInno2017