About Us

About AWEC

Women Enterpreneur | Awec

At AWEC our focus is on awakening women power. Talks about women empowerment is going on from long time, but we believe that women are already in power and that they just need a platform to let everyone know about this.

So, with our unique ‘Start to Sell’ approach, we help Women Entrepreneurs right from product development phase to selling the product/idea to their first customer. Also, apart from providing financial assistance, AWEC also provides quality mentoring, huge network, legal support, accounting, taxation, Government schemes, execution of strategy and a platform to showcase your Startup to Investor Eco-System.
We provide everything that a startup needs to nurture and grow. With the aim of mainly focusing on Women Entrepreneurs and let the nation know their true power.

Prajakta Shah - Joshi

Ms. Prajakta Shah-Joshi

A Commerce graduate and post-graduate in Business Administration (M.B.A.) from an institute of national importance, Ms. Prajakta Joshi has 22 years’ work experience. She has completed several cross border assignments (USA Region) in the field of finance during her career with corporate. She is a Business Coach, management faculty and Financial Educator Resource Person impanelled with SEBI.

She is a Certified Entrepreneurship and Innovation Educator, NEN Faculty Leader & mentored 3 student start-up and groomed several students through E-Cell.

She is a staunch advocate of application of innovative management concepts and creative training methods in the teaching-learning process. She is also a Business Coach & Consultant for small and medium enterprises in the Pune since 2010 using strategy, finance, EPM and process improvement skills.
Prajakta is a passionate entrepreneur and founder & CEO of two start ups ‘Pune Women Solo Travelers’ & ‘T-Konnect Home & Stay’ in Travel & Hospitality field. Her vision is to create safe environment and sustainable model for woman solo travellers in India.

She is recipient of many rewards & recognitions such as 51 most influential women, Best Start up idea award by women hike, The Iron Lady award, award for out- standing service to community. Recognised as community leaders by Facebook. Media such as Femina, Sakal Times, Tanishka Magazine have covered her start-up story.

Mr. Kailash

Mr. Kailash

Kailash is an IIM Alumnus and an entrepreneur with 20+ years of Global experience working with Startups, MNCs to Board level responsibilities with several industry-recognized certifications. He has vast experience from starting up from scratch to selling enterprises.

Kailash also a Angle Investor keen to spot opportunities for growth.

Sujata Mengane

Ms. Sujata Mengane

Sujata Mengane is Functional Consultant,LL.B MBA, Certified in SAP SD. with more than ten years of Industrial Experience in varied domains like, Manufacturing, Trading, Banking , Market Research and IT (Software/SAP).Handled various ERP implementationsin SME and Automation Projects for Volkswagen.Experienced in Branding and Marketing, Product Development, Market Research and Strategy planning.