VOICE OF A BRAND
Luxury watchmaking brand Panerai has introduced its branded channel on Spotify, to communicate the voice of the brand and engage and entertain its community members. The just-launched Panerai PamCast playlist on Spotify delivers a carefully curated menu of music and entertainment that reflects the brand’s singular point of view. Dubbed “Italian Colors,” the compilation is a carefree celebration of the most beloved destinations in Italy, encompassing music that spans electronica, pop and R&B and tracks by various artists, including Massive Attack, Kungs and Daft Punk (with the track ‘Giorgio By Moroder’, which features a monologue by the Italian composer and record producer Giovanni Giorgio Moroder).
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Enabling the disabled
Philanthropy comes in different forms and in varying levels of intensity. or Padma Shri Kailash 'Manav' (Kailash Chandra Agarwal 'Manav'), e founder-chairman of Narayan Seva Sansthan, it means empowering differently-abled and underprivileged, especially children from weaker Secctions of society, who have little hope of being able to lead normal lives.
Giving them a better future
Divya Jain’s dedication to helping unskilled and jobless youth find their feet and move ahead in life is like the proverbial phrase of teaching a man to fish to help him feed himself for a lifetime. The erudite entrepreneur cum-altruist talks to MARWAR about her multiple roles of helping the family business grow and now giving back to society.
Weaving dreams into reality
The story of Ruma Devi’s transformation from a village girl into a social worker, change-maker, entrepreneur, leader and icon of women’s empowerment is a lesson in courage, determination and sense of purpose for not just womanhood but all.
EMPOWERING THE TRANS GENDER COMMUNITY
The transgender community has long lived on the margins of society, eking out a living primarily through begging and sex work. To make a difference, Neelam Jain stepped in and today her social enterprise Peri Ferry is ushering positive change.
CUTTING A FINE FIGURE
Master craftsman and national awardee, Amrit Sirohiya infuses imagination and creativity into the ancient art of gemstone carving to create breathtaking pieces that find takers from the world around, while also contributing to preservation of the art.
Preserving a Legacy
In her new coffee-table book, Textiles of Rajasthan: At the Jaipur Court, noted academician, author and researcher Vandana Bhandari takes readers back in time to acquaint them with Rajasthan’s rich spread of textiles and time-honoured techniques to produce them.
CREATING HIS OWN DESTINY
Investment management and advisory firm White Oak has increased its India-dedicated assets under management (AUM) to USD 3 billion in just a few years since its inception in 2017. MARWAR talks to its founder Prashant Khemka, to learn about his remarkable entrepreneurial journey.
HITTING THE BULLS EYE
India’s performance in the world arena, when it comes to archery, has improved steadily with an ever-increasing number of Indian archers emerging winner at international events. Among the more illustrious of them is Arjuna awardee Rajat Chauhan.
Breaking the mould
The ever-evolving Marwari community has seen a paradigm shift with the advent of the astute Marwari businesswoman. Serial entrepreneur Manjri Agarwal throws light on the gradational change of perspective this has brought about towards traditions.
a WOMAN of PARTS
As the wife of industrialist Harshavardhan Neotia, Madhu Neotia’s involvement and contributions towards the expansion of the Ambuja Neotia Group’s healthcare and hospitality businesses is well known. Add to these the India Story and Genome initiatives, and we have a tireless woman whose many endeavours to give back to society deserve commendation.
Reinventing Maserati. Again.
The first time I visited the Maserati factory on Viale Ciro Menotti in Modena, just a mile’s walk from the city’s 12th century cathedral, the plant was building Biturbo coupés.
FIRST LOOK 2021 Maserati MC20
A 621-hp mid-engine supercar that in form and function elbows the Ferrari F8 Tributo in the ribs, the 2021 MC20 is precisely the sort of car Maserati would never have been allowed to build a few years ago when the parent company still owned Ferrari.
Children Of The Yuan Percent
The fuerdai, China's second-generation rich kids, are the most loathed group in the country. They're also its future.
An auto expert picks out his favourite luxury sedans
THE NEAR FUTURE
We talk to Bojan Jankulovski, head of operations, Maserati India, about what the Italian brand has in the works
A Geometric Progression Of The Hour
The Voice of Nature
Beautiful Destinations founder and WWF ambassador Jeremy Jauncey joins Italian luxury watch brand Panerai in defence of the oceans
Michela Grandi On Being A Woman Leader
Panerai’s chief marketing officer Michela Grandi on being a woman leader, and balancing the masculine and feminine.
How do you become what you already are? MC20 stands for Maserati Corse 2020 and marks the Brand’s entrance into a new era, the rediscovery of its original sporty DNA, its dynamic roots and essential audacity. Maserati long known for its comfort and elegance on the road, now strikes back with ferocity on the track: a car that runs but doesn’t sweat. MC20 represents the pure form of speed, with Maserati panache: a work of sculptural engineering seemingly hewn, piece by piece, from a masterfully chiselled block of raw carbon, showing the way to the Brand’s aesthetic future. Created through a process of elimination, there are no frills and no excess: just energy. MC20 is an archetype, carved for speed, so pure one seems to hear the hallmark Maserati sound even with the engine off.
Ferrari: The Next Chapter
Ballistic new 296 gtb marks a return of the v6, powering this hybrid coupe to a bold new future