Guest Info

Chitra Stern is a Portuguese entrepreneur and Global Indian Ambassador. Born in Singapore and moving to the UK, Switzerland, and now Portugal, she has changed the face of family hotels in Lisbon and beyond.

About the Show

In this new episode, Rajan Nazran joins Chitra Stern, a Portuguese entrepreneur and Global Indian Ambassador. Get ready for an engaging conversation that sheds light on her extraordinary journey, weaving together diverse cultures, foods, and unique lifestyles. Delve into her compelling narrative as she shares her experiences growing up in Singapore and the profound significance of Indianness in her life.

As the discussion unfolds, be inspired by Chitra’s reflections on her family’s business journey and her thought-provoking views on religion. Discover how her liberal perspectives have paved the way for her success as an accomplished entrepreneur and a compassionate and virtuous human being. 

She unveils her insights on women’s empowerment, drawing upon examples from religion that portray women as formidable forces. Witness her unwavering commitment to raising awareness about domestic violence and fostering hope for a brighter future.

Furthermore, gain a captivating glimpse into the enchanting country of Portugal and uncover the reasons that led Chitra Stern to embark on a new chapter of her life there. Prepare to be inspired as she reveals her recent investments in educational programs and passionately elucidates the driving forces that propel her to strive for more continually.

The podcast climaxes as she imparts three vital points for a successful and inspiring career. 

Stay tuned to embark on this enlightening conversation that explores Portugal, business, religion, women empowerment and entrepreneurship.

Produced by Global Indian Series for the Global Indian Network.
Script by Rajan Nazran
original idea: Rajan Nazran

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