SAWEN welcomes and encourages women from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka to join, network, enjoy and prosper.
This is a networking group of South Asian women entrepreneurs, career professionals, artists, performers, who want to network with like-minded women, to get inspiration from one another and meet other successful women in our community.
This group is conceptualized and organized by Nanda Mehta of Ahaana.
To create a database of members.
To showcase inspiring speakers from our community.
To provide resources to one another.
To create a referral network for one another.
Our group is a circle of women who have chosen their respective fields of work and are passionate to achieve their goals. The aim of this group is to be a source of referrals for one another and an abundance of information and support.
Director of SAWEN: Nilanjana Banerjee
2018 - Committee: Neepa Shah, Vanitha Rao, Meenakshi Jain, Seema Upadhyay,
Jagriti Mutreja, Vipashi Trivedi-Sheth
2017 - 2018 Committee: Nilanjana Banerjee, Neepa Shah, Vanitha Rao, Meenakshi Jain
2016 - 2017 Committee: Alka Rao, Nilanjana Banerjee, Vanitha Rao, Meenakshi Jain
2015-2016 Committee: Alka Rao, Nilanjana Banerjee, Preet Kambo, Sushumna Kannan and Pooja Thomre
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SAWEN - South Asian Women Entrepreneurs Network