Shania Punjabi, with her charming looks and affable personality, is certainly someone we would describe as all things bright and beautiful. Born and bred in Jakarta, Shania has achieved several milestones to get her where she is today. A mother of three, a doting wife, a professional businesswoman, and a socialite—how does Shania manage to do it all? Here are the five things you might not know about her.


Family over everything else. Shania Punjabi and media mogul Manoj Punjabi have been together for 18 happy years, and together they have three beautiful children. If you’ve been Insta-stalking Shania, you’d have noticed that the family spends a lot of time together, regardless of their busy lives. Sometimes it’s vacation, while at others it’s a simple night out. Whatever it is, the love of a family is one of life’s greatest blessings, and Shania sure knows it.

A degree in marketing & strategic management

Beauty and brains is a combination we love. Shania pursued a major in marketing & strategic management and a minor in English literature at the prestigious The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Doing a major and minor definitely requires a lot of enthusiasm and determination, and Shania sure has both these qualities in droves. What a great example to set to her kids and others.

Tennis enthusiast

You only live once, but you get to serve twice. Every now and then, Shania enjoys a day at the tennis court. Known to be good for the body and the mind, one can never go wrong with tennis. Meanwhile, her daughters are often seen playing with her as well.

Food lover

Whether it’s breakfast, lunch, dinner, or brunch, Shania indulges in a good meal every now and then. Whether it’s simply an acai bowl or a Spanish paella, Shania’s taste buds know best. As she is often at large being a globetrotter, she can many times be seen trying different dishes from around the world.

A #BossLady herself

Shania plays a huge role in MD Entertainment as the director of corporate affairs. As we mentioned previously, Shania is not only a supportive wife, but a talent, and together the couple have built an empire. She is regularly seen at many of MD’s events carrying a substantial role at each.

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