Born in Jammu (Jammu & Kashmir), Sangeeta S Bahl is, today, a successful Entrepreneur who balances professional duties with family and social responsibilities with ease and flair, making everyone sit up and exclaim “How does she do it all?!” A perfect example of beauty, talent, grace and acumen, Sangeeta has conquered many facets of life, and the latest in her list was to summit Mount Everest this year (2018) at the age of 53. This made her the oldest Indian woman to do so
Founder, Director and Image Consultant of Impact Image Consultants, based in Gurgaon, Sangeeta serves Individuals and Corporates seeking help with their personal Image and Style. She is called as a Keynote Speaker and Principal Trainer and specialises in Mentoring and Coaching of individuals, and corporate Honchos as well. Impact Image Consultants also provide Personal and Professional Branding, Certified Image consultant Courses, Workshops, and Seminars for both Individuals and Corporates.
A self-made woman who started working at the tender age of 16, Sangeeta dabbled in modelling and did a stint in TV serials too. Then from being a Miss India Finalist to Cabin Services Director whilst flying for Emirates Airlines, everything has added to her rich varied experience. She has been known to Pioneer Image Consulting in India and was the first certified Image Consultant from the Association of Image Consultants International, USA, as well as being the only Indian among 19 international consultants to have co-authored a book titled “Executive Etiquette Power” released in the USA. She is at present Writing her book on ‘Everest”
She was instrumental in being part of the Uniform committee of Emirates airline and has designed the uniform sarees and scarves of Cambata Aviation based out of T3 Delhi and Mumbai for a staff over 4000 employees. Being an Ex-finalist Miss India, she has also gone on to groom the beauty contestants of Femina Style Diva for last 5 years projecting them as confident women on stage. Her Core strategy has been Posture Poise and Presentation on stage.
A dedicated and loving Mom and Wife to her highly celebrated mountaineer husband Ankur Bahl, She has been a hands on mother to her 16 year old son Aarnav Bahl who studies in the Doon School. They live together in Gurgaon with their two cocker spaniels Hazel and Cleo.
She is truly passionate about women causes as well. She has climbed Mount Everest this year, 2018, and raised awareness about Breast Cancer for Women with the Women Cancer Initiative (WCI) in association with Tata Memorial Hospital (TMH), Mumbai. Their banner was planted right on top of the peak.
Sangeeta has conquered many facets of life, and the latest in her goal is to complete summitting the 7 highest peaks next year by submitting Denali in 2019. She has already scaled 6 out of these 7 summits of the world –