Niharika is the Program Lead for Project Eklavya, which seeks to create a futuristic learning experience for children across India and the world. She has worked across different areas ranging from impact via the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation to Startups (at AasanJobs, now acquired by Quikr). Most recently, she helped the Mumbai-based performing arts organization, Banyan Tree, set up the non-profit for children “Tender Roots Academy for Performing Arts”. A trained life coach, she is passionate about maximizing human potential and enabling individuals to live to the fullest and best versions of themselves – something she strives towards in all her work. She is an alumnus of IIT-K and a Bharatnatyam dancer. A curious mind loves any kind of physical activity and cracks terrible PJs.