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Varun Alagh: Founder & Chief Dad of Mamaearth

Varun Alagh: Founder & Chief Dad of Mamaearth

Varun Alagh: Founder & Chief Dad of Mamaearth

Varun Alagh is the Founder and Chief Dad of Honasa Consumer Private Limited, which set up its first historically speaking child sustaining brand, Mamaearth, in November 2016. The organization is situated in Gurugram, India. Mamaearth is proclaimed as Asia's first MadeSafe affirmed brand. Varun established the child skin health management brand, Mamaearth with his better half, Ghazal Alagh, who assumes the significant part of Chief Mama at the organization. The Net worth of the organization tallies to Rs. 115 crore as of the year 2020. 

Varun Alagh- Biography

Name Varun Alagh
Born 1988
Age 32 (2020)
Nationality Indian
Education Delhi College of Engineering; XLRI Jamshedpur
Profession Entrepreneur
Position Founder & Chief Dad, Mamaearth
Spouse Ghazal Alagh
Son Agastya
Net worth Rs. 115 crore (2020)
  • Varun Alagh-Personal Life 
  • Varun Alagh-Education 
  • Varun Alagh-Early Career 
  • Varun Alagh-Professional Life 
  • Varun Alagh-Business Idea 
  • Varun Alagh-Founder of Honasa Consumer Private Limited 
  • Varun Alagh-Founder and Chief Dad of Mamaearth 
  • Varun Alagh-Honors and Awards 

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Varun Alagh-Personal Life 

He is hitched to Ghazal Alagh, who is the Co-author and Chief Mama of Mamaearth. She cares for the item advancement, substance and local area the board of the organization. Prior to that, she had worked in the IT corporate world. The couple bear a child, Agastya, who had a skin borne infection since birth. 

Varun Alagh-Education 

Varun sought after Bachelor of Engineering had some expertise in Electrical from Delhi College of Engineering (2001-2005). He later posted Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) centered in Finance Marketing from XLRI Jamshedpur from (2005-2007). 

While seeking after his schooling, he got an opportunity to work with organizations like Colgate Palmolive, Havells Electric, Madura Garments, Maruti and Nokia under temporary positions and LIVE undertakings. 

Varun Alagh-Early Career 

Subsequent to finishing his examinations, Varun joined Hindustan Unilever Limited in 2007. During the principal year, he was functioning as a Business Leadership Trainee. He was a piece of this one year preparing program. He went through a half year in promoting with Lakme and Lifebuoy. He went through an additional a half year in client promoting and deals in North India. 

In the wake of finishing his preparation for one entire year, he was utilized as the Area Sales Manager of Hindustan Unilever Ltd., Delhi NCR in May 2008. He was liable for a 600 crore business through 29 individuals spread across 22 classifications under Home consideration, individual consideration, nourishments and drinks. 

Following two years, he was advanced as the Area Sales and Customer Manager, Delhi NCR and Rajasthan in 2010. He dealt with a group of 37 individuals with 67 clients conveying an immediate dispersion of 55,000 retail outlets across Delhi and Rajasthan. 

Following nine months, he was again advanced as the Regional Brand Manager Innovations South Asia-Deodorants. As a piece of this job, he oversaw Innovations and correspondences without a doubt/Rexona Deodrants in South Asia just as Market advancement and computerized system for Asia. 

He left Hindustan Unilever in March 2012 and joined Diageo PLC as the Senior Brand Manager-Smirnoff. This job allocated him the work of dealing with World's biggest Premium spirits brand Smirnoff, which is India's biggest Vodka brand as well. Additionally, he investigated the abovementioned and beneath the line (ATL and BTL). Likewise including, Digital and On exchange actuation for Smirnoff across India. 

He joined The Coca-Cola Company in May 2013 and filled in as the Brand Manager for a very long time. He figured out how to convey the brand business, piece of the pie and value focuses through a gathering of different showcasing acts. He was then advanced as the Senior Brand Manager, his job was to oversee client advertising for Coca-Cola brand name across India and South West Asian nations. 

Varun Alagh-Professional Life 

Varun worked with Unilever for a very long time and eleven months i.e., from May 2007 to March 2012. He in the long run had the chance to figure out how to enhance a brand. He likewise worked for another brand, Smirnoff at Diageo PLC for one year and three months i.e., from March 2012 to May 2013. 

He worked with the Coca-Cola organization for a very long time and seven months i.e., from May 2013 to November 2016. He dominated in building brand an incentive for nine long a very long time by working with a few eminent organizations. 

He established Mamaearth in November 2016, giving a scope of poison free infant skincare items. Both Varun and Ghazal had the appropriate foundation of dealing with such a brand expertly, that was ultimately evolved because of individual reasons. 

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Varun Alagh-Business Idea 

At the point when Varun and Ghazal understood that their new conceived child, Agastya had a skin-borne illness called dermatitis. The skin of Agastya was hypersensitive to a ton of substances and turns red and irritated, when presented to such items. The couple needed to search for poison free infant care items on the lookout. 

The specialist encouraged to utilize just common items to stay away from the demolishing condition. In any case, Mr. what's more, Mrs. Alagh found that the vast majority of the child care items in India contained a few poisons and they didn't had any desire to bargain with the quality. They mentioned their family members and companions heading out abroad to bring back poison free skincare brands for their kid. 

Varun Alagh-Founder of Honasa Consumer Private Limited 

Honasa Consumer Private Limited is named a non-government organization, enlisted at Registrar of Companies, New Delhi. The approved offer capital of the organization is Rs. 625,300 and its settled up capital is Rs. 245,790. 

Varun is the Founder, Chief Dad and Get Stuff Done Officer at Honasa Consumer Private Limited. The organization exists to give legit, normal and safe items. Mamaearth is the main brand of the organization that centers around lessening nurturing pressure by giving answers for parent and infant issues as protected, worldwide standard items. 

The Directors of the organization incorporate, Ghazal Alagh, Vettakkorumakankav Siva, Subramaniam Sita, Rahul Chowdhri, Ishan Mittal alongside Varun Alagh. The organization began with the consolidated venture of Rs. 90 lakh by Varun, Ghazal and few private backers. 

Varun Alagh-Founder and Chief Dad of Mamaearth 

Varun fills in as the Founder and Chief Dad of the child skin health management brand Mamaearth, settled at Gurugram, India. He established the organization in November, 2016. Inside two years of the startup, the organization got a retail turnover of Rs.20 crore. 

Mamaearth has its own site, where one can shop assorted scope of child skin health management items. The child care scope of Mamaearth can likewise be gotten to through different online business stages like, Amazon, Firstcry, Nykaa. It additionally has its essence across 120 significant urban areas of India. 

Well known Bollywood big name, Shilpa Shetty, who herself is a mother of two children, turned into the brand diplomat of Mamaearth in 2017. She accepted that poison free items are the awesome. Along these lines she contributed Rs. 1.6 crore in the organization. Also, Mamaearth raised another subsidizing of $4 million from Fireside Ventures and Stellaris Ventures Partners. 

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Varun Alagh-Honors and Awards 

He got Business Unit President Award (December, 2015) for being a lead part in MIT ICE project for pivoting FBO business in 2015 from the President of Coca-Cola India and South West Asia. 

He was deliberated with Above and Beyond Award (September, 2015) for going past obligation at hand on an association wide undertaking from the Leadership group of Coca-Cola India and South West Asia. 

He got Business Unit President Award (December, 2014) for driving incredible ideation and execution in Coca-Cola Zero dispatch in India from the President of Coca-Cola India South West Asia. 

He got consulted with I am a Diageo Award (March, 2013) for brilliant execution of the Smirnoff Nightlife Activation Nationally from the President of Diageo India. 

He has been recorded among the top directors in HUL for a very long time reliably.


20 Dec, 2020




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