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Geeta Ramakrishnan Geeta

Born and brought up in Mumbai, Geeta has traveled the length and breadth of the country and brings with her deep understanding of grassroots India. She is a Master of Commerce and a Certified Fraud Examiner by qualification and a Strategy Consultant by profession. She has worked extensively in the areas of transparency, accountability and compliance and helped multinational clients cope with sensitive issues, mitigate risks and re-engineer their processes. She has also worked as a Development Consultant for an Indian Parliamentarian and helped him devise a labor strategy for his state and improve the quality of education in his constituency. She is currently running a nationwide program to empower women in policy & social development in collaboration with Harvard's South Asia Institute. Through these endeavors she aims to use her business experience and expertise to make a sustainable difference to society. She has a passion for languages and photography and moonlights as a professional photographer in her spare time.