Harsh Mariwala set up Kaya as a part of Marico 10 years ago when he identified an emerging need in the form of an aspiration to look good and feel good. The first Kaya Skin Clinic was launched with a single-minded focus on delivering flawless skin solutions customized to Indian skin, through the use of the latest technologies. Kaya, more than a decade old now, has more than 100 clinics spread across 27 cities in India and 21 highly successful clinics in the Middle East. Kaya has also launched smaller outlets called Kaya Skin Bars in India which offers the entire range of Kaya's advansed a product for skin care and hair care. Kaya achieved a turnover of Rs. 336 crore during 2012-13, a three-fold increase over the past five years, a CAGR of 27% in revenue over the last 5 years. The Kaya business was recently demerged from Marico into a separate company called Marico Kaya Enterprises Limited (MaKE) . MaKE is due to be listed on Stock Exchanges during Q4 of FY 2013-14. Kaya has received several Awards & Recognitions under Harsh Mariwala's stewardship. These include the 'Most Admired Retailer for Health and Beauty' at the Images Retail Awards '09, Superbrands Status in the Middle East, 'The Best HR Strategy in line with Business' Award by World HRD Congress, Master Brand Status by CMO Council, 'The Product of the year Award (Aqua Radiance), Consumer Survey of Product Innovation (2012) and Asia's Best Employer Brand Awards for Excellence in Training. Harsh Mariwala is the Chairman of Marico Limited( Marico). He has, over the past three decades transformed a traditional commodity driven business into Marico, a leading Consumer Products & Services Company, in the Beauty and Wellness space. Marico markets leading brands such as Parachute, Parachute Advansed, Saffola, Mediker, Revive, Setwet, Livon among others. From a turnover of Rs.50 Lakhs in 1971, Marico's Products and Services in Hair Care, Skin Care and Healthy Foods generated a turnover of about Rs. 4550 crores during 2012-13. Today one out of every three Indians is a Marico consumer. Marico has also established strong consumer franchises in its overseas markets in Asia and Africa, increasing its overseas revenue 10 fold to about INR 1000 crore over the past 7 years. Marico has , under Harsh Mariwala's leadership, achieved significant recognition – over 100 awards over the past few years. Some of them are: The NDTV Profit 'Best Business Leadership' Award in the FMCG (Personal Hygiene) category, in 2007 and 2009, being rated as one of India's Most Innovative companies by Business Today - Monitor Group Innovation Study (2008). Harsh Mariwala was conferred with the Ernst & Young 'Entrepreneur of the Year' Award (2009) in the Manufacturing category, 'Talent Management Award' at the CNBC India Business Leader Award (2009), the 'Teacher's Achievement Award in Business' (2006) and the 'CEO with HR Orientation' - Global Excellence HR Award (2007) by the Asia Pacific HRM Congress. (Annexure1). Harsh Mariwala recently launched, as an expression of his Personal Social Responsibility, a movement called ASCENT – that stands for "Accelerating the Scaling up of Enterprises to identify growth-stage entrepreneurs with potential and enable them in their scaling-up journey. In the first year of operations in Mumbai & Pune, ASCENT has garnered a membership of 250+ entrepreneurs. It plans to expand to Delhi soon to reach a membership of 500 entrepreneurs. Mr. Mariwala was the President of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) in 2011. He has also held several positions as FMCG Committee Chairman of FICCI and CII. Mr. Mariwala is a part of Young President Organization (YPO) and World Presidents Organization (WPO) and has held the position of YPO Education, Membership and Chapter Chair.