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.
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.
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.
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.
Sindhu graduated from Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts university with a Bachelor of Architecture. She is creative and art enthusiast who is fervor about painting. At WE Hub, she is a program associate and performs administrative duties and work force management.
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.
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.
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