Lakshmi Padmanabhan – In Her Shoes


At the recent launch of the BYD EV, we had the pleasure of meeting Fakhro Motors Company WLL Marketing Specialist, Lakshmi Padmanabhan. This passionate, dedicated and adaptable young professional is sure to make her mark in the field. Let’s take a walk in her shoes!

Could you tell us a little bit about yourself?
As a Marketing Specialist for Fakhro Motors, it has been an honour to be a part of the BYD EV launch. This has been an evolving journey through the past years, ever since I completed my Master’s in Global Media from the University of Westminster, London, UK.

What’s one short-term and long-term goal of yours?
A short-term goal would be to excel and flourish in the marketing field, while a long-term goal would be to be an entrepreneur and create something of my own.

Someone asks you for a travel recommendation; where do you send them and why?
Japan, it is the land of rising sun with a combination of rich culture, fascinating history, breathtaking landscapes, and unique cuisine.

Do you have any pets?
I don’t, but I would love to have one. Perhaps a puppy!

What’s the most random thing in your handbag right now?
Candy and chocolates.

As a child, what did you want to grow up to be?
An all-rounder. Learn several arts.

Who do you consider to be your role models?
My parents

Get creative with makeup or going all natural?
Mostly natural, occasionally creative with makeup.

Could you share one exciting thing on your bucket list?
To fly a plane