The most trusted childcare network in India

About Us

BabyChakra is the most trusted platform for parents in India. Whether you are looking to connect with other mothers, experts or childcare services, BabyChakra guarantees happier, healthier mothers and kids.

BabyChakra is an award winning venture that revolutionizes how parents discover healthcare and education for their families. We are the one platform that brings all the help and support a new parents needs to have in one place:

  • We have the largest, most active community of young parents in India.
  • We have the top Experts in India on BabyChakra.
  • The largest base of maternity & childcare services & reviews on them are on BabyChakra.
  • We have the most comprehensive base of articles with DIY tips, recipes and developmental milestones.

The founding team comprises of serial entrepreneurs and industry professionals from McKinsey, Zomato, Housing, JustDial, Harvard, IIT, Oxford & NLSIU, who have come together to create a global product from India.

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Team

Naiyya Saggi

Naiyya Saggi

CEO & Founder

Naiyya is a graduate of the Harvard Business School (MBA 2012) where she was a Fulbright and J.N.Tata scholar. She received her BALLB (Hons.) from National Law School, India. Prior to Babychakra, Naiyya was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company and at the Bridgespan group (Boston) where she worked extensively on her areas of passion: maternal & child health and education. Feel free to drop her a line at naiyya@babychakra.com

Business

  • Neha Agarwal

    Neha Agarwal

    Head - Community & User Growth

    Neha Agarwal specializes in Human Resources and was earlier at Standard Chartered Bank & Bloomberg with their Human Resources Department. She brings together her understanding and experience of behaviors as she builds our flagship Mom Star network. She is a co-owner of a Play School and Day Care. She is passionate about creativity and paints over her free time. If you are a mother and loved what you saw on BabyChakra and want to join the community of helpful Moms, write to nehaagarwal@babychakra.com.

  • Rhituparna Mitra

    Rhituparna Mitra

    Head - Content Strategy and Promotion

    Rhituparna has joined us with over 10 years of professional experience. She is an Electronics engineer by qualification and set out to follow her heart after a Post Graduation in Public Relations and Corporate Communications from Xavier Institute of Communications, Mumbai (2007-08). She is basically a writer at heart, having varied experiences in an IT firm, Public Relations firm and a Chemicals manufacturing firm (a German multinational). She is also Six Sigma Green Belt certified and has experience in process management in her area of work. Most interestingly, she has been a Momstar with Babychakra since February 2015 and has been deeply engaged with Babychakra since then. She enjoys learning parenting know-how everyday, both personally as well as through her current role.

    Besides parenting and writing, she has a penchant for gardening and travel and encourages her daughter to follow her footsteps! For any feedback, suggestion or queries on the Articles or, Events section, please write to her at rhituparna@babychakra.com

  • Shradha Tripathi

    Shradha Tripathi

    Head - Business Development

    She heads Business Development & Alliances at BabyChakra. A seasoned sales professional with a sharp understanding of digital marketing, she has worked with multiple startups. An alumnus of SP Jain Institute of Management, she is credited with creating award winning marketing campaigns for Fortune 500 companies across the world.

  • Reshma Menon

    Reshma Menon

    Head - Product Marketplace

    She heads the product marketplace at BabyChakra. An alumnus of INSEAD, France, Reshma has been an entrepreneur who set up her own e-commerce venture in India. She is passionate about building high growth business and in developing product lines and brands.

  • Asha Chaudhary

    Asha Chaudhary

    Community Team

    Asha Chaudhry consults the community team at BabyChakra to drive high value engagement and retention. She is backed by 2 decades of rich experience in communications and content and has multi-faceted abilities. She is also the co-founder of TheRodinHoods, India's vibrant startup community.

  • Ronak Shah

    Ronak Shah

    Ronak is our diligent designer, who loves illustrations and digital painting.He is a graduate in mass media and has worked for Lakme Fashion Week in the past, apart from his stint at a digital advertising agency. As you can guess, he loves art in every form - whether it be dance, painting, music or any other. He also likes Japanese comics and animated shows, other than his fancy for treks, food and sports.

  • Ketan Bhola

    Ketan Bhola

    Ketan Bhola a commere graduate from H.R. College, Mumbai, has 20+ years of experience in administration and accounts. Working in his own family run business, he started off from ground work level, which helped him learn various components involved to run a business. Then moving on to operations in a mobile advertising startup, he is now glad to be back to what he likes doing most. He strongly believes in "Be Good - Do Good".

  • Nayana Nanaware

    Nayana Nanaware

    Nayana Nanaware is Data Entry Lead at BabyChakra. She is a Commerce Graduate from Mumbai University. She has a Diploma in Computers from Growthnet Institute (Bandra E). Prior to BabyChakra, she has worked at Alpha Products (a chemical housekeeping company) as an Administrator for 6 years. You can reach her at nayana@babychakra.com

  • Priya Sood

    Priya Sood

    Priya Sood is our User Strategy & Engagement Head. She is a marketing enthusiast with a deep interest in unraveling consumer behavior. She has earned her MBA at Faculty of Management Studies, New Delhi. Her earlier work experience include Price Waterhouse Coopers in the Business Advisory and Assurance Division and Standard Chartered Bank. Her retail banking experience spans across Branch Sales, Operational Risk and Retail Banking Products. Being a Mom, she strongly endorses the need of Mom Empowerment and feels BabyChakra provides an amazing platform for doing this. She can be reached at priyasood@babychakra.com

Product & Technology

  • Ashutosh Agarwal

    Ashutosh Agarwal

    Head - Engineering

    A graduate from SRM University, Ashutosh is a techno-business geek. Having a good understanding of technologies across the stack, he has been working with startups from different industries for the last 2.5 years. He enjoys photography and blogging in leisure.

  • Suresh Victor

    Suresh Victor

    Sr. Product Manager

    Suresh Victor is the Product Manager at BabyChakra. He has the experience of building multiple products in the kids and parenting space, right from scratch. He is a meticulous planner and designer, besides being an engineer alumnus from NITK Surathkal.

  • Kunal Bhise

    Kunal Bhise

    Kunal joins BabyChakra as Senior Engineer. Kunal has an MCA from Mumbai University. He's had 7+ years of experience in building Mobile applications in the area of mobile security and utility development with Symbian c++, windows 8 and Android. Also he has experience in designing tool for user engagement. Prior to Babychakra he was working as Sr. Software Engineer at Appsdaily Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

  • Zaheen Sayyed

    Zaheen Sayyed

    Zaheen is an IT graduate from The University of Mumbai. He has 3+ years of experience in web development. While working with BabyChakra he is also pursuing an MCA. Prior to BabyChakra he was working with a Mumbai based IT firm as PHP developer.

  • Akash Negi

    Akash Negi

    Akash Negi joins us as Engineer and will be rolling up his sleeves and diving into the backend of Babychakra's Laravel application, helping to improve its performance, scalability and reliability. He is a computer science graduate from the UPTU. Prior to BabyChakra, he was working as web developer in a startup called Riklr. You can reach him at akash@babychakra.com

  • Aashish Totla

    Aashish Totla

    Aashish Totla can be executed in Java!

                                        import "coffee";
                                        import "awesomeness";
                                        public class Aashish {
                                        public static final String TEAM = "Android Team";
                                        public static final String DEGREE = "B.Tech DA-IICT, 2015 Batch";
                                        public static final String[] PREVIOUS_COMPANIES = { "TinyOwl" , "Practo" };
                                        public static final String[] PASSIONATE_ABOUT = { "Android" , "Algorithms" , "Product Optimization" };
                                        if ( !working ) {
                                        if ( !tired ) {
                                        dancing = true;
                                    } else {
                                    deepThinkingAndRealizationsAboutLife = true;
                                }
                            }
                        }
                    

  • Minakshi Jadhav

    Minakshi Jadhav

    Minakshi Jadhav has an MCA from Mumbai University. She's had 4+ years of experience in building websites by using HTML, CSS, CSS3, BOOTSTRAP, JQUERY, JAVASCRIPT & WORDPRESS. Prior to Babychakra she was working as web developer at Accenture.

  • Aditya Harekar

    Aditya Harekar

    Aditya joined Babychakra as a Software tester in 2016.He has completed his B.E. Information technology from Mumbai University and his software testing certification in 2015. A trekking enthusiast, who considers the hills to be his natural habitat.