Home >> Endorsements


She Walks, She Leads has received an overwhelming response from some of the tallest names in the country. From industry giants to social leaders, the most respected voices in India have given the book their note of confidence and trust.

All the women Gunjan Jain has so marvelously profiled in her book are inspiring role models. I wholeheartedly recommend this book to both men and women, in India and all over the world.

– MUKESH D AMBANI Chairman & Managing Director, Reliance Industries Limited

Mukesh D Ambani

This book is not just about the 24 featured women. It is as much about those who supported and encouraged them. It is a colossal collection of some of the greatest minds and hearts of our times.

– ADI GODREJ, Chairman, Godrej Group

Adi Godrej

Gunjan Jain has done an immense service by telling stories of the rise to leadership of the brightest women in the corporate world.

– NARAYANAN VAGHUL, Former ICICI Bank Chairman and Philanthropist

Narayanan Vaghul

She Walks, She Leads is certain to speak to women – those in fledging careers, those struggling up the ladder, even those nearly at the top. But equally, it is a book for men. A valuable collection that sensitizes them to the many struggles any professional woman inevitably has to face.

– NR NARAYANA MURTHY, Chairman Emeritus, Infosys Technologies Pvt Ltd

NR Narayana Murthy

Gunjan Jain does a marvelous job of walking us through personal stories told from various perspectives and she leads us to a zone of self-discovery. It is storytelling and leadership lessons at their very best.

– D SHIVAKUMAR, Chairman and CEO, PepsiCo India Holdings Pvt Ltd

D Shivakumar

Gunjan’s wonderful book profiles 24 women who have leaned in, defied stereotypes and conventions and inspired men and women alike. It is a reinforcement of the moral and economic imperatives for gender equality.

–BAHRAM VAKIL, Partner, AZB & Partners

Bahram Vakil

The book is inspirational; not only for young women but also corporate leaders and those who aspire to be agents of transformation.

– RK KRISHNA KUMAR, Director, Tata Group


I hope this book is a beacon for many young women driven to make an impact on our country and the world.

– RONNIE SCREWVALA, Media Entrepreneur and Author


Gunjan has done outstanding research and the book is truly amazing.

– SANJIV GOENKA, Chairman, RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group


This book inspires women to create the lives they want to lead and be motivated towards social change. Gunjan provides pragmatic stories on iconic women who have created change.

– DR. SUBHASH CHANDRA, Chairman – Essel Group & ZEE


Each story profiled in the book will be an inspiration to others and help the reader in their own growth. Gunjan Jain has profiled talented women who mastered their own fields, and, had a wider impact on the environment

– AJAY PIRAMAL, Chairman, Piramal Group

Ajay Piramal

The stories in the book, enriched through in-depth interviews have a universal appeal that should inspire all to walk that extra mile.

– DEEPAK PAREKH, Chairman, HDFC Group

Deepak Parekh

The book contains stories of hope, of women achievers in the midst of grappling with life’s challenges. Gunjan Jain has scripted these stories splendidly, capturing the nuances and expressions that have gender agnostic takes.

– KUMAR MANGALAM BIRLA, Chairman, Aditya Birla Group

Kumar Mangalam Birla

It is a moving chronicle of the struggle that women have to undertake to achieve their full potential. The book’s ultimate contribution could well be the realization of the shining potential of half the human race.

– ANAND MAHINDRA, Chairman, Mahindra Group

Anand Mahindra

Gunjan has captured fascinating stories of some of the leading and iconic ladies in today’s era with sincerity. Each of the stories is relatable to the individual.

– CYRIL SHROFF, Managing Partner, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Cyril Shroff

In her book, Gunjan Jain narrates interview-based profiles of few of India’s most successful women.

– GITA PIRAMAL, Business Historian and Author


Gunjan’s book focuses not just on triumphs, but equally on the hazardous paths that lead to them. It provides a compelling understanding of what makes these women who they are – legends of their times.

– RAGHAV BAHL, Media mogul and Founder, Network18


This book is a must read for every young person who aspires to be a leader of people and ideas.

– SUBROTO BAGCHI, IT entrepreneur and Co-founder, Mindtree


From the narratives in the book emerges the importance of courage, drive, and determination, impressing the passion of leadership upon future generations.

– SHASHI THAROOR, MP, Lok Sabha (Thiruvananthapuram), Kerala