Ghazal Alagh is one of the leading businesswomen of India. Her company Mama Earth is a leading name in skincare product company which gives Chemical & Toxin Free Natural & Safe Skincare Products Online. Mama Earth is also claimed to be the only toxin free brand with Made Safe Certified Products In India. While she is known to be the the Co-Founder of Mama Earth, she is presently seen as one of the Sharks aka Judges in the business reality show Shark Tank India inspired by American based reality show Shark tank.
Ghazal Alagh Early life
Ghazal Alagh was born on September 22, 1988, in Gurgaon, Haryana, India. Ghazal Alagh’s age as of 2021 is 33 years.Ghazal Alagh is Indian by nationality and Ghazal Alagh is quite popular on social media for becoming the one of the shark tank india judges for season 1.
Ghazal Alagh parents were Indian citizens. Her parents always backed her in her right decision. She always wanted to be a successful businesswoman. She completed her preliminary education in Haryana, India, and got the best possible education.
Ghazal Alagh wanted to be a businesswoman from childhood. The best thing is that her parents had always supported it. This beauty brand was founded because of her hard work, passion towards her work and her husband’s support.
Ghazal Alagh Education
- She has received BCA degree in Information Technology from Punjab University in the year 2007-10
- She has an intensive course in figurative art. Art/Art Studies from New York Academy of Art in the year 2013-2013
- She has done a Summer Intensive Course in Modern Art Design and Applied Arts from School of Visual Arts in 2013-2013
Ghazal Alagh Relationships and Personal life
The name of Ghazal Alagh husband is Varun alagh. She tied the knot with Varun Alagh in 2011 and the couple has a son named Agastya Alagh. Ghazal and Varun Alagh started their joint venture mamaearth officially in December 2016. Within the time of 5 years of the launch, mamaearth became the D2C sensation in the country, and is also one of the fastest-growing brands in India’s FMCG sector. Varun Alagh serves as the Founder and Chief Dad of the baby skin care brand Mamaearth, headquartered at Gurugram, India. Ghazal Alagh served as Co-founder and Chief Mama at Mamaearth.
MamaEarth is now one of India’s fastest growing Beauty Brand, and earning revenue is also growing rapidly along with people’s trust increasing through their full organic products. Her Hobbies include Traveling, painting, singing, writing, and reading books
She loves to read books and she is an avid book lover. Her two favourite books are the Obstacle is the Way: The Ancient Art of Turning Adversity to Advantage by Ryan Holiday, and Atomic Habits by James Clear.
Ghazal Alagh Professional Career
- She worked as Corporate Trainer at NIIT Limited from Jun 2008 – Nov 2010.
- She is also the Founder of dietexpert. Which she started in In feb 2012.
- She is an Artist at ‘being artsy’.
- Currently she is working as Co founder & Chief Innovation Office of Honasa Consumer Pvt Ltd (Mamaearth)
Ghazal Alagh Net worth
The estimated Ghazal alagh net worth is USD 10-20 million.
Ghazal Alagh Investments
Till now she has invested ₹24.7 million in Uvi Health in the pre-seed round this year in July and is looking forward to investing in some more exciting business ideas.
- Ghazal has been recognized as amongst top 10 women artists in India, both nationally and internationally.
- Ghazal has been awarded at the Business World 40 under 40 Awards in association with BW Disrupt (Businessworld) for being a change-maker and corporate leader. In 2020, the company crossed Rs. 100 Crores in sales over the past 4 years
- Ghazal Alagh was awarded as a Woman Entrepreneur of the Year in 2020-21 in People Who Inspire (PWI) Next Gen Awards.
Being a corporate trainer who turned into an artist and now being an entrepreneur Ghazal Alagh, co-founded Mamaearth Indian brand, carried by the passion for making early parenting, stress-free products for Indian consumers. She is the Co-Founder and Chief Mama at Mamaearth, which is India’s very first toxin-free baby care brand.
Ghazal is subject to product development and community management. She works in close relation with a large number of mothers to develop a product line that addresses problems that Indian moms face on a regular basis. The thought of making a 100% toxin-free baby products brand came to Ghazal when she herself became a mom and had faced a difficult time finding chemical-free products for her son, Agastya. She had to approach relatives to bring products from abroad for her son as all Indian products have toxins at that time.
Ghazal and Varun Alagh launched their joint initiative mamaearth officially in December 2016. Within the 5 years of the launch mamaearth became the D2C sensation, and also one of the fastest-growing brands in India’s FMCG sector. MamaEarth is now one of India’s fastest growing Beauty Brand and building people’s trust through their full organic and chemical free products.
Carried by innovation and using the best of science, technology and ayurveda, the brand fulfils all personal care demands of young, aspirational and increasingly aware Indian consumers. In a very short span of 4 years, MamaEarth has created a product line of more than120 products packed with goodness and toxin free inside. The product has reached over 2.5 million customers in 500 Indian cities, and is the fastest-growing FMCG start-up to hit 300 Cr run-rate in India.
MamaEarth products are available on the company website and also available in major eCommerce platforms like Amazon, Nykaa, Flipkart and over 4,000 stores across the country. The baby care safe brand MamaEarth has scaled up to 50 employees and has gathered upto $23 million in funding. The brand definitely ensures to take care of the environment and nature by growing more and more trees and recycling more plastic than what is used.
Building a Sustainable Future — Started with the idea of solving their own parental woes MamaEarth has grown to be Asia’s first Made Safe certified brand, PETA-certified, cruelty-free and plastic-positive. The brand boasts one million products and serves more than 500,000 customers across India, and counts actor Shilpa Shetty among its investors.
Last year, Mama earth started another brand, The Derma Co. after understanding that the consumers had got themselves ready to enhance skin care relieving treatment that could be trusted rather than consulting a dermatologist for every skin care problem. This situation is somewhat restricted to the metro area, but will reach other cities as well in future.
Ghazal Alagh on Shark Tank India
Presently, Ghazal Alagh is a judge of Shark Tank India which airs on Sony TV and streaming on sonyliv at 9:00 PM from Monday to Friday. She is one of the sharks in the show, along with other judges including Ashneer Grover, Vineeta Singh, Peyush Bansal, Namita Thapar, Anupam Mittal, and Aman Gupta.
Ghazal Alagh has become more eminent and gained more popularity after her appearance in Shark Tank India reality-show. This show is inspired and based on the American show “Shark Tank”. It helps the budding entrepreneurs and their start-ups to grow.
Some of the best-selling products are:
- Mamaearth onion shampoo
- Mamaearth vitc facewash
- Mamaearth rice wonder water and many more