Deputy CM Mohammed Mahmood Ali inaugurated the Heera Group central office in Hyderabad. The Group’s central office is luxuriously built with modern workspaces, 1,100 workstations, conference hall, reception and an in-house control and command centre for the various businesses across India and abroad, Gulf countries in particular. On the occasion, Deputy Chief Minister Mahmood Ali congratulated the group head Dr Nowhera Shaik by saying “ women’s must come forward in business and entrepreneurship”. Bollywood celebrities and cricket legends are also attended the grand inauguration of world-class central office in Hyderabad.
“We, as the Citizens of India are morally responsible to take care of the families of soldiers who have sacrificed their life protecting us,” said Dr. Nowhera Shaikh, CEO – Heera Group of Companies, Hyderabad at an event organized by Heera Group and Dhanda Associates in New Delhi to Salute Nation’s Guardians.Heera Group together with Dhanda Associates created a very special evening to honor the families of URI Martyrs. In the presence of Bollywood and Sports Celebrities Suniel Shetty, Aftab Shivdasani, Mohd. Azharuddin and the Great Khali (Dalip Singh Rana), The Real Heroes were remembered with great respect and pride.
CEO and Managing Director of Heera Group Dr Nowhera Shaik and former captain of Indian Cricket team Mohammed Azharuddin were honoured with the Stardust Achievers Award 2017 recently. The awards were presented at an event in Dubai in which Bollywood director, Farah Khan presented the same to Dr Shaikh. Speaking on the occasion, Dr Shaikh stressed the importance of education and humanitarian values in maintaining peace in society. The programme was organised to support acid attack victims and needy women.
A galaxy of stars descended at Heera Mart in Kukatpally to launch three new ventures of the group’s flagship project on Sunday. International wrestling star ‘The Great Khali’ (Dilip Singh Rana) along with Bollywood actors Suniel Shetty, Bobby Deol, Aftab Shivdasani and actor producer Sohail Khan graced the launch of Heera Super Market, Heera Textiles and Heera Jewellers. The group’s CEO Dr Nowhera Sheikh was also present.Appreciating the charitable endeavours of Dr Sheikh, he said, “Living for oneself is easy but living and working towards the good of others is very rare. Dr Sheikh deserves to be appreciated for her societal works.” According to Dr Shiekh, the company will be setting more places across India by the end of the year. And she said if one has the determination and will neither religion nor gender is an impediment to success.
Dr Nowhera Shaik is a philanthropist and the force behind a highly successful business venture, the Heera Group, which is present in over 50 countries. India Republic Day report is a celebration of Indians who have made a mark in the UAE through their professional and personal lives. We have been featuring companies and personalities that have stayed in this part of the world, long enough to call the UAE their spiritual home but haven’t lost touch with their roots in India. One such name is Dr Nowhera Shaik, Founder and CEO of Heera Group.
Dr Nowhera is a dedicated Human Rights activist and an Islamic Scholar who spends most of her time, money and energy for charity and upliftment of women. As the force behind the Heera Group, which started its operations in 1998, the charitable educational institution has grown into a consortium of 20 companies with operations in five countries and business presence in over 50. Today, the group has interests in high-quality food products, investment banking, gold trading, jewellery retail, textiles, building materials, travel and tourism, e-commerce, etc.
What really makes the Heera Group unique is its steadfast commitment to Islamic values and principles. All of its business verticals maintain a fine balance between religious doctrine and corporate fundamentals through its ‘interest-free’ model, even the investment banking division of the group.
In a short span of time, Dr Nowhera and the Heera Group have earned the respect and admiration from people across different sections of societies and countries for their innovative, principle-based business practices and associated philanthropic initiatives.