I am a Serial Entrepreneur who interweaves design, technology, and social impact. Key areas of focus: Design, Climate Action, Gender Equality, and Health Tech.
The positions I hold:
Founder & CEO, The Integrated Penguin (www.tip.agency)
Co-Founder, Oqupi Health Tech Pvt. Ltd. (www.oqupi.io)
Chairwoman, TIP Sessions Trust (www.tipsessions.org)
I am a Google alumna and a graduate of Northwestern University.
Most recently, I've been fortunate to be recognized by the UN with a leadership commitment in action award 2020 for her work in gender equality. I also won a grant from the State Govt. Of Karnataka to work on my gender equality project.
My start-up Oqupi Health Tech has been shortlisted as one of the top 100 healthcare startups to be showcased at the 2021 MIT CNC startup summit.
More about my work for anyone with any interest :)
www.tipsessions.org is an NGO (TIP Sessions), that I designed and developed that focuses on climate action, civic awareness, and circular economy. TiP Sessions is one of only 60 NGOs from around India that was invited to the Google - Tech4Good Summit 2019. Through a regular series of interventions and interactions between subject matter experts and students, we provide impetus to solutions for issues faced by communities in coastal Karnataka. TIP Sessions run waste management centers throughout Udupi District and generates employment for rural women.
www.tip.agency - Design, Technology, Gaming/AR/VR
The Integrated Penguin is a full-service digital marketing agency that now services clients across the globe in a broad range of sectors. TiP has registered offices in India & NZ. We have consciously ensured that TIP's profile includes marketing for organizations that have a social impact, which include not-for-profit companies and government projects.
www.oqupi.io - Health Tech At Oqupi, as Partner, I mentor a team that is developing fully immersive VR tools to enable physical and occupational therapists in improving delivery & quality of treatment to patients with neurological disorders (for example - Autism Spectrum Disorder that begins in early childhood)