Nilima Achwal is an entrepreneur working toward gender equality in India, through high-impact, scalable appproaches. She writes and speaks

frequently on social entrepreneurship and women’s empowerment, and advises social ventures on business model innovation.

To understand her work and perspectives, visit her Work page or read her Writing. Nilima currently works full-time on iesha

, which delivers digital courses on sex education and gender education to schools.

Nilima has lived, studied, and worked in 5 countries across 3 continents, and believes that language is the gateway to the heart of any culture. When she’s not working, Nilima can be found exploring Mumbai’s many neighborhoods.