Naiyya Saggi

CEO and Founder

Naiyya Saggi is the CEO & Founder of BabyChakra, India’s largest platform for maternity and childcare. Every month more than 2 million Indian families use BabyChakra for critical pregnancy and childcare decisions. BabyChakra leverages its intelligent app and web platform to connect parents to personalised Indian community, content. BabyChakra is part of the NITI Ayog's Committee on Maternal and Child Health. We are backed by marquee angel and venture funds, is part of the prestigious Google Accelerator Programme and recognised as a top 7 innovative startup globally. BabyChakra has also been invited for a India-community building discussion session with Mark Zuckerberg, is a Facebook Start Company and also accelerated by Microsoft Ventures India. Naiyya is a graduate of the Harvard Business School (MBA - Class of 2012) where she was a Fulbright and J.N.Tata scholar. Prior to BabyChakra, Naiyya was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company and at The Bridgespan Group (Boston) where she worked extensively in maternal, child health and education. Naiyya is passionate about mentoring and is a mentor at Facebook's flagship #SheLeadsTech & Yes Bank's Fintech Accelerator: ISME Ace.
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Wisdom//

How I Turned the Pregnant Pause in My Life into a Future of Possibilities

by Naiyya Saggi
Thrive Global
People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.

- Marcus Aurelius

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