The highlights of IPL Final this year was not the players of the two finalists Mumbai Indians and Chennai SuperKings, but a certain unknown girl. When the TV camera flashed on her in the awards ceremony, Twitter went overdrive by asking “who that pretty girl” is. Shockingly, she became one of the trending topics of Twitter.
Here we share everything about the pretty girl whose name is Rakhee Kapoor Tandon
She Is the Second Daughter of Yes Banks’ Founder Rana Kapoor
In India, there are several entrepreneurs who are quite known in the industry for all the good work they have done. However, STRANGE BUT TRUE these people never get popular because of their deeds. Then one particular day they attend some unnecessary party under the media galore and become a nationwide sensation for all the weird reasons. Same thing happened with Rakhee Kapoor Tandon.
When 28 year old Rakhee Kapoor Tandon daughter of Yes Bank’s founder Rana Kapoor went to watch the finals of IPL 7 between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Superkings, she never thought she would make headlines the next day, however, to everybody’s surprise the girl was the trending topic because of her pretty face.
Beauty With Brian – Rakhee is MD and CEO of RAAS CAPITAL
Rakhee holds a MBA degree a major in Entrepreneurial Management from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. She was in fact one among the three undergraduate students who were chosen to matriculate into the MBA programme directly. Later, she worked as an investment banker in JP Morgan and Goldman Sachs to gain experience. She is now MD and CEO of RAAS CAPITAL.
She Got Featured in India’s 25 Most Influential Women by India Today
After working as an intern in US’ top investment banking, Rakhee returned to India to work as an intern in Yes Bank which is her father Rana Kapoor’s bank. She then became the business manager of Yes Bank where her work was mainly to build the Yes Brand for new generation customers. This is the time when she got featured in the list of India’s 25 Most Influential Women by India Today. Back then, Rakhee was 25 years old. Unfortunately, she didn’t get famous then but is a household name after her appearance in IPL Final.
She is an Avid Basketball and Squash Player
Although she has been a bright student all the time, Rakhee also took a keen interest in sports. She is an avid squash and basketball player. She played both the sports in the school. According to her, Sports bring a sense of teamwork and discipline in any individual. Her favorite cricketers are Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli. She is also fond of Roger Federer.
Rakhee has one elder sister Radha and one younger sister Roshini
Rakhee is extremely close to her elder sister Radha. They have a lot in common. They even share similar interests like travelling. Radha is the founder of Dolt Creation which brought Pressto, a premium dry cleaning business, to India. On the other hand, Rakhee likes to mentor her younger sister Roshini whenever she needs her.
No Marriage Proposals Please – Rakhee Is Already Married
It became a bit awkward for 28 year old Rakhee when she started getting marriage proposals on Twitter. Well, Rakhee is already married to a Delhi/Dubai based entrepreneur Alkesh Tandon from past two and a half years now. The wedding was attended by all the bigwigs of the business Industry including the Mittals and the Ambanis. What’s more, even the Tennis legend Boris Becker was seen in her wedding.