Deepthi Ravula is an Electronics Engineer by profession and passion. She has 15 years of experience working in USA with Palm, Nokia, Qualcomm among others in RF Communication roles. She joined the Government of Telangana as a Joint Director for Electronics in 2016, and has been appointed as CEO of WE Hub since inception in 2017. She envisions to create a work environment that is gender blind, and construct economic independence as a tool for empowerment. She is a strong proponent of Girls in STE(A)M and Women in decision making spaces.
Sakuntala Kasragadda holds a Post graduate in Sociology, has 14 years of experience in development sector. She has previously worked with DHAN Foundation, BYST and EY with a focus on women empowerment and livelihood programmes. At WE Hub she works to scale up and strengthen women-led enterprises. She works towards making the women entrepreneur space more inclusive, across socio-economic borders.
Sakuntala KasragaddaVP – INCUBATION (RURAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP)
Ramya coordinates swissnex India, Consulate General of Switzerland activities in Hyderabad as part of the WEHUB & Swissnex collaboration, enabling Innovation connections in the focus sectors of Education, Research, Lifesciences across Switzerland & Telangana. Ramya’s educational background is in healthcare with a Bachelor’s degree in #Pharmacy and a Master’s degree in HealthInformatics from George Mason University, USA. Ramya brings with her entrepreneurial and managerial experience in Earlyeducation, Healthcare, and HealthInformatics start-ups in the US and India.
Ramya MadhavaramPartnership Manager
Varun Akhnoor has experience in running business incubation centres at premier institutes in Hyderabad and Bangalore and has a legacy of unique start-up ecosystem building initiatives at each institution, aimed at promoting entrepreneurship among students. Having been an entrepreneur himself, he is passionate about creating a start-up ecosystem that is inclusive, and thrives on collaboration.
Varun AkhnoorVice President, Technology & Allied
Sruthi Niveditha Kande
With close to a six-year experience in the corporate sector, social development, and entrepreneurial space, Sruthi has been deeply involved in issues of social development, women enablement, governance and building of an equitable society. Her previous experience as an Aspirational District Fellow under the Transformation of Aspirational Districts Program of Niti Aayog, Government of India, has allowed her to create, execute and implement projects with an end to end process. As a Program Manager at WE Hub, Sruthi’s responsibility lies in managing incubation and acceleration projects, coordinating with corporates for diversity and inclusion projects and managing CSR funds and grants.
Sruthi Niveditha KandeProgram Manager
Vaishnavi Reddy graduated from University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a focus on Finance. She has worked on student disability and inclusion initiatives and is a road trip travel enthusiast. At WE Hub, she is a Program Associate and works on Incubation programming and startup engagement.
Vaishnavi ReddyPROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR
Ravikanth is a post graduate from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Hyderabad with a Master’s degree in Public Policy and Governance. He has research and field experiences working with women in conflict areas, gender and media, and human rights. At WE Hub, he is working as a Capacity Building Expert for Rural Entrepreneurs from Tier II and III cities.
Ravikanth BaindlaCapacity Building Expert
Tharun Krishna Ravula
Tharun graduated from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad, with a Bachelor of Technology in Electrical and Electronics Engineering. At WE Hub, He is working as GIZ-Program Coordinator; his role is Analysing data and Program Coordination for Tier II and Tier III Women entrepreneurs Incubation and Acceleration Programmes.
Tharun Krishna RavulaPROGRAM COORDINATOR
Shankar graduated from GITAM University Hyderabad, with a Bachelor of Commerce and has 4 years of experience in EY as operations executive. At We Hub he handles facility day to day activities, event management, vendor relations, overseeing and agreeing contracts and providers for services including security, parking, cleaning, catering and so on