Self-starter and entrepreneur, Hema Laxman is the owner of Flamingo Middle East, a boutique consultancy which provides multiple services to corporates and individuals in UAE.
- Yoga and Wellness: Offering yoga sessions for corporates and individuals
- Online Yoga store: for natural yoga accessories
- Recruitment firm - which was the original parent company from where it all began.
All based in Dubai.
ERYT 200, RYT 500 and a YACEP provider, Hema is registered with RepsUAE.com, and provides lessons in Power Yoga, Hatha, Vinyasa, restorative,Alignment based Yoga, Guided meditation and Pranayama sessions, focusing on deepening student’s practice. She enjoys teaching small groups, giving individual attention to each practitioner with strong emphasis on alignment. Every lesson incorporates the right balance between strength and flexibility and props are used for prevention of injuries. Pranayama and meditation are an integral part of her routine. Her asana classes are energising, motivating, and at the same time, meditative, encouraging inner awareness through focus and mindful breathing. She has the ability to motivate people and guide them through yoga to “connect with their inner warrior”.
“Having worked in HR for more than 11 years, I interact with people very closely, understand their stress levels and the need to unwind and calm the mind. I am a strong believer that yoga is a “one-stop shop” for the health and well being of people.”
One of the services she provides as part of the Wellness consultancy is Corporate Yoga; which she offers to her HR and business clients. These programs and customised and cater to the company's needs and budget.
Flamingo also provides completely natural and ecofriendly yoga mats and accessories through the online store for the UAE market.