Por: Kit Sanderson
Sangeeta Ahir is an established Bollywood producer, fitness enthusiast, and philanthropist/social entrepreneur, in addition to being a leading figure on Mumbai’s social circuit. Sangeeta first ventured into the world of filmmaking in the ‘90s, and rapidly became one of India’s first female film distributors. At the helm of her company “Sangeeta AhirMoviez,” she has made a name for herself producing blockbuster hits such as “Prahaar,” “Golmaal Again,” and “Total Dhamaal (the third highest grossing Bollywood film of 2019).” She has also distributed the Hollywood film “Batman v Superman” pan India, Bahubali in Karnataka, and Ajay Devgan Starrer Baadshaho pan India, and many more.
Sangeeta Ahir is also the patron of a number of local charities. As the co-founder of the “Shri Sankalp Pratishthanand the Maitree Charitable Trust,” Sangeeta has contributed immensely to improving the social wellbeing of those less fortunate, in addition to initiating multiple cleanliness drives aimed at upholding Mumbai’s reputation as a truly global city.
She has also worked tirelessly for the empowerment of women in society, through public awareness campaigns and the organisation of training and medical camps. Sangeeta’s passion for giving back to society has also seen her appointed the Indian ambassador of HERA – The Light of Women, a global project dedicated to improving the condition of women across the world.
Sangeeta is also internationally renowned as a fashionista, and widely considered one of the India’s leading trendsetters. In 2018, Sangeeta was the only invitee from India’s film industry invited to the launch of the “Gucci Garden” in Florence, Italy. This was followed by an exclusive lunch at Castello Sonnino– an antique wine estate owned by the Baroness Caterina de Renzis Sonnino – attended by an international ‘who’s who’ list. She is also a frequent guest at events organised by luxury fashion brands, such as Luis Vuitton, Gucci, and Christian Dior.
An avid fitness enthusiast, Sangeeta believes in the importance of a healthy routine to a balanced lifestyle. A frequent advocate for the benefits of exercise, she enjoysjogging and follows a strict cardio-meets-weight training exercise routine.
Sangeeta Ahir is the founder of Life style and Nutraceutical brand called ENERGIA, which invests in promising brands such as NEED supplements. With her extensive business knowledge and strategic network, she is one of the worlds leaders for fitness brands. Sangeeta Ahir is all set to enter the business side of fitness world with a Big Bang as ENERGIA and NEED are main sponsors for SHERU CLASSIC LATIN AMERICA which is biggest IFBB Pro Show of South America.