Program Delivery Lead
What’s the biggest challenge you have faced as a woman in business to date?
... that being ‘Assertive’ continues to be a rare adjective to describe confident women in business.
Who has inspired you (male or female)?
My mother Krishna; Seth Godin - an author, entrepreneur and most of all, a teacher; Darryl Sim – a ballet dancer, mentor, friend, an enterprise architect who is also a chef extraordinaire; Brene Brown, Dare to Lead.
What do you wish you’d known when you started out and/ or what advice would you give your younger self?
To dream more. Don’t sweat the small stuff.
What are the character traits of successful women and/ or what do you think makes a good leader?
Resilience. Walking the talk. Empathy. Foresight. Holding self-accountable for finding potential in people and processes.
Do you have a favourite quote or statement that sums up your approach to life?
“You are what you believe in. You become that which you believe you can become.” – Bhagvad Gita
What do you #ChooseToChallenge?
Collectively, we can create an inclusive and more gender-equal world – I #ChooseToChallenge the next generation of parents, teachers and caregivers to raise their children to be both kind and courageous regardless of their gender.