Women Of Worth 2015

Cupcake princess

From a street corner cafe, Kainaz Messman has gone on to create one of Mumbai's most adored bakery and patisserie chain Theobroma

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Published 7 years ago on Oct 30, 2015 8 minutes Read
Soumik Kar

In many ways, she is the epitome of what a chef should be. And yet, in so many other ways, she fights every single stereotype that abounds in the profession. Kainaz Messman, owner of one of Mumbai’s most famous pâtisserie Theobroma, is a walking-talking example of someone who didn’t let anything — not even a crippling back injury — come in the way of achieving her dream. Of course, her obsession with the world of food started young — Messman says her entire childhood was food-centric.