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After 14 years of ‘selling cigarettes’, Jairam Shetgaonkar founded Smilepad Hygiene that makes wood pulp-core sanitary pads, among other things. The zero-debt company made over Rs.14 crores in the year ending March 2020, taking both organic and acquisition routes.

Jairam Shetgaonkar, Founder and CEO, Smilepad Hygiene Products