Who is Anand Ahuja? Meet Sonam Kapoor’s husband to-be
Sonam Kapoor has finally confirmed she is marrying her boyfriend Anand Ahuja on May 8 in a private ceremony in Mumbai. Here’s taking a close look at Sonam’s soon-to-be husband, Anand.Updated: May 02, 2018 13:05 IST
After weeks of speculations, Sonam Kapoor finally confirmed she is marrying her boyfriend Anand Ahuja on May 8 in a private ceremony in Mumbai. A joint statement released by the two families read: The Kapoor and Ahuja families take great joy and pride, in announcing the marriage of Sonam and Anand. The wedding will take place on the 8th of May in Mumbai. Since it is an intimate affair, we request you to respect the family’s need for privacy. Thank you for all your blessings and love as we celebrate this special moment in our lives.”
While Sonam has never shied away from making social media posts that include Anand, he is not much of a public figure yet. Here’s taking a closer look at Sonam’s soon-to-be husband, Anand.
Anand Ahuja is a Delhi-based businessman and the CEO and co-founder of Bhane, an apparel manufacturing company. He also owns Veg Non-veg, a multi-brand sneaker boutique in Delhi. Anand is also the managing director at Shahi Exports which reportedly has an annual turnover of Rs 3,000 crore.
Anand studied at American Embassy School and later completed his post-graduation from Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He interned at Amazon.com in America before moving back to Delhi and joining his dad, Harish Ahuja, in his business ventures.
Anand is rumoured to have met Sonam in 2014 through fashion designer Prernia Qureshi, who is Sonam’s stylist. He is said to have proposed Sonam within a month of their first meeting. Anand often shares Sonam’s pictures and promotes her films and projects on Instagram. Check out some of the posts:
"..he found presumptuousness in the question, 'What is the meaning of life?' As though it's someone else's responsibility to tell you. Instead, he said, the world is asking YOU that question. And it's your job to answer with your actions. In every situation, life is asking us a question and our actions are the answer. Our job is simply to answer well. Right action - unselfish, dedicated, masterful, creative - that is the answer to that question. That's one way to find the meaning of life. If you see this as a burden, you're looking at it the wrong way. All we need to do are those three little duties, to try hard, to be honest, and to help others and ourselves. That's all that's been asked of us. No more, no less." ***** 💐🍁🎨 @sonamkapoor 🤩 #everydayphenomenal *****
While there is no official word on the pre-wedding ceremonies, it is rumoured that celebrations begin on May 5, Saturday and will consist of mehendi and sangeet, apart from the wedding rituals.
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First Published: May 02, 2018 11:26 IST