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ABOUT SWAYAM

Women and men, both face challenges in setting up their businesses, but for women the barriers are often greater and harder to overcome. They are often confronted with a lack of support in terms of policy, laws, services, and most often, social and family support.


The world needs women entrepreneurs, and women entrepreneurs need all of us. It is time to provide the support and tools to ensure that, in 2014 and beyond, women-led businesses and professionals flourish. Empowering women and investing in their futures can help drive growth in the economy and promote economic vitality and security.


“Swayam” is one such initiative from FLO Mumbai chapter, looking to support aspiring and existing women entrepreneurs, thus truly empowering women. Swayam will be a facilitation platform, connecting women entrepreneurs to people who can guide, mentor and assist them in taking their businesses to the next level.


This initiative is only for women – women with an idea wanting to convert it into a business, existing women entrepreneurs wanting to grow their business, women who have been thrown into business due to unforeseen circumstances.


Being an initiative of FLO Mumbai Chapter, Swayam comes with the backing of one of India’s premier business associations. The hand-picked panel of Swayam consists of specialists who understand the needs of women entrepreneurs, who will be able to aptly guide and assist women entrepreneurs.


Whether you require mentorship, legal assistance, financial and accounting guidance, raise funds, or marketing help, Swayam will connect you to the panelists hand-picked to take you on your journey


If you are a woman, looking to start, grow, or run your business, and need guidance, register now and empower yourself!

About FLO

FICCI Ladies Organization (FLO) was established in 1983, as a division of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and industry (FICCI). Over the last 29 years it has grown to become one of the most prestigious pan-India business organizations, with 10 chapters across India and nearly 3200 members. Members comprise of entrepreneurs, professionals and corporate executives.


FLO is committed to promote entrepreneurship and professional excellence in women. FLO endeavours to enhance skills through its educational and vocational training programs, seminars, panel discussions and workshops, on a wide range of subjects. FLO also focuses on women related legal and social issues.

Welcome to Swayam

Swayam is an initiative of the FICCI Ladies Organization (FLO) Mumbai Chapter, which endeavours to support aspiring and existing women entrepreneurs.

About FLO

FICCI Ladies Organization (FLO) was established in 1983, as a division of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and industry (FICCI). Over the last 29 years it has grown to become one of the most prestigious pan-India business organizations, with 10 chapters across India and nearly 3200 members. Members comprise of entrepreneurs, professionals and corporate executives.


FLO is committed to promote entrepreneurship and professional excellence in women. FLO endeavours to enhance skills through its educational and vocational training programs, seminars, panel discussions and workshops, on a wide range of subjects. FLO also focuses on women related legal and social issues.

FAQs

WHO IS SWAYAM FOR?

This initiative is only for women –
  • Women with an idea wanting to convert it into a business,
  • Existing women entrepreneurs wanting to grow their business,
  • Women who have been thrown into business due to unforeseen circumstances
  • WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF ENROLLING WITH SWAYAM?

  • The Swayam panel consists of specialists who understand the needs of women entrepreneurs
  • Swayam is backed by FLO Mumbai Chapter, one of India’s premier business associations
  • Our panelists are hand picked to be able to guide and assist you
  • WHAT IS THE PROCESS TO ENROL WITH SWAYAM?

  • Contact Swayam via email
  • Share details about your idea or business
  • Team Swayam will mentor you and then connect you to the right panellists, based on your needs, to get your business going
  • A Swayam member will be present at the first meeting between you and the panellist whom you chose to work with.
  • WHO ARE THE PANELISTS?

    The panelists on the board of Swayam are hand-picked to support and guide women entrepreneurs. The following are the categories:
  • Mentors to guide you, assess the business potential, create business plans
  • Legal & Compliance experts to help with company formation, getting permissions, licenses, draw contracts and agreements, IPR issues, accounting, secretarial issues
  • Bankers, venture capitalists, and angel investors to raise fund your projects
  • Marketing and branding gurus to help chart the path to reach your clients
  • WHAT IS THE COST TO ENROL WITH SWAYAM?

    Swayam will charge a nominal fee of Rs. 750 from FLO Members and Rs. 1500 for non-members. Once you contact Swayam online or through email, Swayam will send you the details to make the payment. Panelists also charge a fee for the consultation / service provided to you. This has to be directly paid to the panelist.
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