AKTA SEHGAL – WOMEN OF SUBSTANCE 

Ms. Akta Sehgal is the founder and mentor of Manas Wealth- A financial distribution and training firm. In addition to this Akta is also the founder of some social initiaitives like Vanyas Craft – Handmade cards , Motherhood Club, Kid-do-mentoring and MCube .

She also holds an honorary position as Chief Marketing & Finance Officer for Unnati, Complete Branding Coordinator for Soul and Smile International Virtual Academy and Financial Mentor for Shiksha Samaroh an initiative to educate kids from humble background. She is also a registered Educator with the academy for her subject – Kiddomentoring on Money Matters

Akta is a financial mentor and has over 20 years of experience in the field of financial services and has dealt with corporate, individuals and children. She runs a third part distribution firm called Manas Wealth and is AMFI certified.

She believes in three E’s – Educate Empower and Enlighten and Three P’s- Passion Perseverance and Panache’.

She is extremely passionate about imparting financial awareness to one and all. An avid blogger, a keen learner with a never never say attitude, and has been pursuing her passion of creating an environment of learning across the spectrum. She recently under her Banner Motherhood club hosted 1st Wonder Mom Felicitation and felicitated 81 Mothers across the globe for the unconditional support they extend in shaping the future. She hosts Three Talk Shows – Motherhood Club Talk Show, Kiddomentoring Talk Show and Learning Initiative Mcube – Money Mentoring and Motivation.

Thru her motherhoodclub she and her team have distributed more than 10000packets of sanitary pads each packet having 7pads each across banaras, Delhi, Noida, Bhopal ,Dehradun, Faridabad, Tribes of karnatka and Assam . All this is done by fund raising . Motherhood club has recently donated two Sanitary Pad Vending machine in Noida. Two more are in the pipleine

She has worked with some prominent names during her corporate stint, she started her career with a regional brokerage house Tower Capital and securities Pvt. ltd in Mumbai and has worked with HDFC Bank, Citi Smith Barney,Barclays (( Linkedin Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/aktasehgal/)

She runs three dedicated financial mentoring programs called

1. Wo- Mentoring on Money Matters

2. Fin-Mentoring on Money Matters

3. Kiddo-Mentoring On Money Matters

So far she has trained more than 5000 women, 1500 men and 100 students across age group thru the offline mode and countless thru the weekly virtual sessions she conducts

She writes simple and easy to understand blogs on financial matters to create awareness. In addition to all of this, she has a series of radio episodes in collaboration with Salaam Namaste a community Radio channel based in Noida Ghaziabad to create financial awareness. She has 8 Anthologies of English and Hindi Poem and has received many awards for her poetry at local and national level

Akta has been conducting weekly mentoring session on Money Matters thru her Facebook Page Manas Wealth ( (5) Manas Wealth | Facebook) Since November 2020 and has covered varied aspects and has given sessions on multiple platforms to encourage and mentor more and more women to embark on the journey called investments, these sessions are a result of her passion and vision to make India Financial literate as the current rate of Financial Literacy is just 26 %. She has been organising sessions for kids and taking a few to support the #qualityeducation Goal no 4 of the sustainable development goals. She feels that financial literacy can only increase if basis literacy level goes up across the spectrum and age group

For her initiatives and giving approach she has been felicitated by more than 30 awards. She is a recipient of

1. Roll of Honour By Café Mutual,

2. WomenEra Award 2021 on

3. 1st Citizen Journalist Award 2021, by ICMEI & Marwah Studios

4. 101 women conclave award. 2020 by The Crazy Tales – Entrepreneur & Financial Mentor

5. Monica Seth and Academy virtual award, 2020

6. SDP Women Achievers Award – Financial Mentor, 2020

7. Rashtra Prerna Award 2020 for the Financial Mentor

8. Recipient of Salaam shakti award by Salaam Namaste Community radio, 2020

9. Nominated at Awardee Intellect

10. Revered by Business Mint for Nation Wide Women Excellence Awards – 2021. – Outstanding Women Entrepreneur-2021 Financial Products & Business Consulting Category

11. Vii Media Awards For Women Role Models 2021

12. International Women Pride Award – 2021 by Star Awards

13. Awesome Women 2k21 by Maan Mahila ka

14. WASME’s Prestigious Awards GLOBAL BUSINESS WOMEN OF THE YEAR 2021

15. Asian Education Awards 2021- Award for Contribution to Women Empowerment

16. Kalki gaurav samman, 2021

17. Business Champion by Principal Mutual Fund

18 WBTR Top 100 Inspiring stories

19 HUMCEN Awards Nominee

20 Rajdhani Gaurav Award – Financial Mentor , by HV Foundation & Samachar 24 Plus, felicitation 29th August 2021

21 India Inspirational Women Awards – Financial Mentor 2021 – Dreamcatcher Group Felicitation August 2021   

22 The RNTalks Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Awards

23 Women Platinum Excellency Award – team Balika Vidhya , supporting a girl child

24 6th Humanity Achievers Award 2021 by Ark foundation and Anee Advertising

25 World Book of talent record Social transformation award 2021

26 National Achievers Forum – Inspiring Women of India 

27 Swami Vivekanada Changemaker Award 2021 By MentorX

28 Women Faces – 1000 women of Asia by wommennovator

29 Indian Star women achiever in Finance 2021 by MTTV India

30 99 achievers of India – The Indian Achievers Club – Financial Mentor and Social Activist

31 Women Of Substance – Financial Mentor ,

32. Wealth of Humanity by Nippon India Mutual fund, Dec 2021

33. #Salutethewealthcarewarriors – Honoured by Finlabs Pvt ltd , Jan 2022

34. Was interviewed by a leading Magazine mypencildotcom.in

35. Certificate of Appreciation from thesuccesstoday.com and featured on their website

36. Women Hero Award by Indo Canadian Association and MentorX

37. Women Icon Award 2022 by Womens World Record

38 Nari Shakti Samma , 2022 by Samaj Kalyan Federation of India

39. Fin Mentor by Women Dedication Magazine

40. Women Leadership Award 2022 by Glantorx

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