Schauna Chauhan Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More

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Husband: Bikram Saluja
Hometown: Mumbai
Age: 45 Years


Schauna Chauhan

Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 5”
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourSalt & Pepper
Awards & Achievement• Listed on the list of the '30 Most Powerful Women' by Business Today magazine in 2010
• Listed on the list of '40 Under Forty India's Hottest Business Leaders' by The Economic Times in 2014
• Listed on the list of 'Mumbai's Fifty Young Stars' by Hindustan Times in 2014
Schauna Chauhan in the article of Hindustan Times
• 'India's Most Influential Woman Entrepreneur' award by White Page International in 2017
• 'Most Powerful Women in Business' award by Business Today in 2023
Schauna Chauhan  receiving the 'Most Powerful Women in Business' award by Business Today
Personal Life
Date of Birth2 August 1977 (Tuesday)
Age (as of 2022) 45 Years
Zodiac signLeo
SchoolKodaikanal International School, Tamil Nadu
College/UniversityBusiness School Lausanne, Switzerland
Educational QualificationBachelor's degree in International Management from Business School Lausanne, Switzerland
HobbiesSwimming, Playing Tennis, Riding Horse
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Marriage Date6 December 2004
Husband/SpouseBikram Saluja (Bollywood actor)
Schauna Chauhan with her husband
ChildrenSon- Jahaan
Schauna Chauhan with her son
Daughter- None
ParentsFather- Prakash Chauhan
Schauna Chauhan with her father
Mother- Meera Chauhan
Schauna Chauhan (centre) with her mother and son
SiblingsBrother- None
Sister- 2
• Alisha Chauhan (director of Parle Agro Private Limited)
• Nadia Chauhan (JMD and CMO of Parle Agro Private Limited)
Schuana Chauhan (centre) with her sisters
Other Relatives• Grandfahter- Mohanlal Chauhan (founder of Parle Products)
• Cousin- Jayanti Chauhan (vice chairperson of Bisleri International Private Limited)
• Uncle- Ramesh J. Chauhan (Jayanti Chauhan's father; Chairman of Bisleri International Pvt Ltd)
Jayanti Chauhan and Ramesh J. Chauhan

Schauna Chauhan


Some Lesser Known Facts About Schauna Chauhan

  • Schauna Chauhan is an Indian Businesswoman. She is the daughter of Prakash Chauhan, founder of ‘Parle Argo,’ one of the largest beverage companies in India that own Frooti, Appy, LMN, Hippo, and Bailley brands.
  • In childhood, she used to visit the bottling plant of the company by her father. In an interview, she said that she always wanted to become a part of her father’s business. She said,

    By the time I started high school, I knew I wanted to join the family business.”

  • After completing her graduation from Business School Lausanne, Switzerland, she joined her father’s business in 1999, as an executive director, at the age of 22.
  • In 2006, she took over the company ‘Parle Argo’ as a CEO.
  • Schauna tries to expand the business at a low cost by finding innovative ways. In 2016, she established a highly automated manufacturing plant in Uttarakhand, and in 2018, she set up an automated plant in Mysuru, Karnataka, to increase sales in southern parts of India. She talked about this in an interview and said,

    It is a plant that has been designed with the best process flow for manufacturing? We are also focusing a lot on simplifying the business with the use of automation.”

  • The company has only seven manufacturing units when it was taken over by Sachauna. With her innovative ideas and hard work, she managed to grow the company to thirteen manufacturing units by 2022.
  • Apart from heading the head office of the company in Mumbai, she also has the responsibility of supervising the company’s business in foreign countries like the USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and UAE.
  • In an interview, she expressed her desire of becoming a lawyer had she not stepped into her father’s business.
  • She considers her father, Prakash Chauhan, and Warren Buffett as her idol businessmen.
  • In 2014, she walked the runway for the campaign ‘Celebrating Woman of Substance’ at the Lakme Fashion Week.

    Schauna Chauhan in the Lakme Fashion Week 2014

    Schauna Chauhan in the Lakme Fashion Week 2014

  • The ‘CEO Lifestyle’ magazine featured her on its cover in 2014.

    Schauna Chauhan on the cover of 'CEO Lifestyle' magazine

    Schauna Chauhan on the cover of ‘CEO Lifestyle’ magazine

  • In 2018, the ‘Fortune India’ magazine featured her on its cover as ‘The 50 Most Powerful Women in Business.’

    Schauna Chauhan on the cover of Fortune India

    Schauna Chauhan on the cover of Fortune India