Priyanka Gill is a digital media entrepreneur. She is the Co-founder of Good Glamm Group and Founder & CEO of POPxo-Plixxo.
In 2014, Priyanka founded POPxo with the vision of creating a digital community for women powered by relatable and engaging content. Today, with 88 million active users across platforms, POPxo has become ubiquitous in the digital lives of women in India - with 3 out of 5 engaging with POPxo articles, videos & memes every month.
Recognizing that influencer marketing would go on to become one of the most essential forms of brand building, she launched Plixxo in 2017. It’s a platform that connects brands and digital media influencers. Today, it is India’s most engaged influencer marketing platform with 200,000+ influencers onboarded.
In August 2020, POPxo-Plixxo merged with MyGlamm. Priyanka joined MyGlamm as co-founder. MyGlamm has a portfolio of over 800+ beauty products across makeup, skincare and personal care. Backed by Amazon, Bessemer Venture Partners and Wipro Consumer - MyGlamm is India’s fastest growing direct-to-consumer beauty brand.
In September 2021, with the formation of Good Glamm Group, Priyanka was elevated to the position of Co-founder of Good Glamm Group, a digital-first house of brands that brings together innovative and fast-growing beauty and personal care companies. With a vision to become the ‘Digital CPG Conglomerate of the Future’, the Good Glamm Group has earmarked USD 100 million to scale and acquire and build brands that millions of users will love.
In November 2021, Good Glamm Group entered the Unicorn club with a valuation of $1.2 billion by raising $150 million in Series D round co-led by Warburg Pincus LLC and Prosus Ventures.
Priyanka is a board member of the TiE Delhi-NCR chapter. In July 2021, she also joined the board of CXXO by Kalaari Capital which aims to help female founder-CEOs #LevelThePlayingField by building a network of capital, coaching and community for them.
Priyanka graduated from Lady Shri Ram College for Women with BA (English). She pursued her MA (Modern India) from Kings College London. She has recently been accepted into the EMBA - Global programme run jointly by London Business School and Columbia Business School. She is pursuing the degree alongside her current role at the Good Glamm Group.
She began her career as a journalist contributing to publications like The Independent, The Guardian, Travel & Leisure, Vogue India, Grazia India and Hello! India. Priyanka has also been a contributing editor to Harper’s Bazaar India.
She has been recognized as an entrepreneur and innovator through some prestigious awards; the 100 Technology Leaders, Impact (2020), BW Businessworld 40 Under 40 Award (2019), CNBC Young Turks Conclave - Young Business Women Awards (2018), ET Now Leaders of Tomorrow - Young Woman Entrepreneur of the Year (2018), FICCI Flo - Power To Empower Award (2015).
Priyanka lives in London and is the mother of two energetic kids. She is an avid reader - she read 100 books in 2019. She enjoys cooking healthy food that complements her passion for fitness. As an entrepreneur, Priyanka mentors young emerging leaders and speaks on a multitude of forums on digital media, growth and her personal journey.
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