Sairee Chahal, 43, Founder and CEO, Sheroes
- Launched 2014
- Base New Delhi
- Investment $5 million
- Members Over 5 million
- Employees 90
Sairee Chahal always found the internet magical, but she had one gripe—it did not do enough for women. To remedy this, she founded a platform called Sheroes in 2014. “We tried to create an internet of women—their aspirations, dreams and growth,” says Chahal.
Originally a job portal exclusively for women, Sheroes has grown into a community of over five million who share work on it, seek advice, acquire skills, discover opportunities and access loans.
Sheroes proactively provides counsellors and therapists to address mental health issues. It also promotes micro-entrepreneurship and has a marketplace for them to buy and sell products,...