The Indian retail landscape is rapidly evolving, and a new wave of women entrepreneurs is making their mark. With determination, drive, and dedication, they are breaking through glass ceilings and leading successful retail ventures. This blog post aims to celebrate the achievements of some of the top Indian female entrepreneurs who are heading retail and e-commerce companies. Let's dive into the stories of these trailblazers and explore some relevant statistical data.
According to a recent report by Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and Google, female entrepreneurs in India can generate 150-170 million jobs by 2030. Furthermore, 16% of the urban female workforce runs their businesses, as stated in the Sixth Economic Census by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MOSPI). The retail sector already represents a significant portion of female-led companies in India, with many successful ventures run by women who are making a difference in the lives of their consumers.