Executive Director & CEO, Kirloskar Systems Limited
Manasi Tata was recently appointed as the first United Nations in India Young Business Champion for the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals). Her appointment focuses on the role of business in development and on issues such as climate change, use of plastic and women empowerment. Manasi set up ‘Caring with Colour – a Manasi Kirloskar Initiative’, an education-related non-profit organisation that aims to improve the in-classroom teaching-learning process through activity-based and arts-integrated learning. It is working with 10 government schools in Karnataka. She, along with her mother, has set up a 310-bed, multi-speciality hospital in Bangalore.