Dr. Nowhera Shaik is a uniquely socially sensitive business woman. Unlike the many business people that have shown great interest in matters concerning the needy in their societies, for Shaik social concerns stood first and her business ventures are envisioned as a revenue-generating source for her social concerns. Nowhera Shaik is now CEO and founder of Heera Group of companies. She is the first Muslim woman in India to lead a company. The success story of Heera Group of companies cannot be separated from the life story of its founder and CEO. It is Nowhera Shaik's determination to strongly stick to ethics and values in business that has won trust and market for Heera products and services. Under the guidance of Dr. Nowhera Shaik, the group has diversified into an extensive scale as Heera Gold, Heera Investment, Heera Textiles, Heera Electronics, Heera Jewellers. Nowhera Shaikh has always been extremely diligent in directing and running the Heera Group of Companies. Her extraordinary business proficiency has ensured the rapid and steady growth of the Heera Group, even while firmly sticking to her ideas of an interest-free business venture and supporting her role as an educationist and a socially responsible business woman. Nowhera Shaik business journey starts in 1998 with the setting up of a gold trading business from there onwards Nowhera Shaik did not have to look back.what followed is step by step growth of her business enterprises expending to there field so diverse and mushrooming into the Heera Group of companies, operating in five countries with product and services available in over fifty countries.