Reimagining Livelihoods for Beauticians

About the Authors

Nalini Kaushal, Founder - SetuWorks

is a CSR, Convergence & Communication Specialist with over 17 years of experience in the corporate sector. A computer engineer from Pune University and an alumnus of SP Jain Institute of Management & Research, Nalini made a conscious shift towards the social sector. Her areas of interest and expertise include Skill Development & Livelihoods, CSR Strategy, Partnerships and Communications & Innovations. One of the few Lean Six Sigma Black Belt practitioners in the development sector, Nalini is also a LEAD Associate.

Dr. Gayathri Vasudevan, Executive Chairperson - LabourNet Group

has over 22 years of experience in both national and international organizations. Gayathri calls herself a social entrepreneur with a deep interest in informal sector livelihoods and an explorer of patterns of vocational education learning for the informal sector. She has been extensively involved in policy issues and community mobilizations relating to livelihoods. Gayathri was cited as one of the top 50 women in business by Business Today and “Entrepreneur of the Year in Social Business Category” by Forbes India.