Country of Origin: India

Joined: August 2019

Email: [email protected] 

Introduction

Divya is experienced in digital business incubation, marketing and analytics and has worked across the internet, agriculture and real estate sectors. She empowered Indian farmers by creating an app that reached a million users and was shortlisted among top 3 best apps in 2017. She has a Management (PGDM) degree in General Management from Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad and Masters (M.Tech) and Bachelors (B.Tech) degree in Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology from Indian Institute of Technology Delhi.

Motivation

Having witnessed under-privileged children in her neighborhood at a young age, she realised that education is the one solution to lift them and give them a better chance at a good life. She has been associated with various child education initiatives ever since, and wishes to help children in Ghana to gain access to a bright future.

 

Achievements

  • Created and Headed a digital platform –  ‘MyAgriGuru’, enabled peer sharing of good agricultural practices

among one million farmers

  • Authored a short story titled ‘Summer of self-discovery’, published in the Chicken soup series 
  • Co-authored and published two research papers in International Journals in the area of ‘molecular docking’