S. Mona Sinha
S. Mona Sinha is a passionate advocate for the rights of women and girls. She has parlayed a career in finance (Morgan Stanley), marketing (Unilever) and restructuring (Elizabeth Arden/Unilever) to work at the intersection of social change and women’s leadership. Mona works with organizations to develop capacities to uplift women and girls across different sectors. She is co-founder of Raising Change, which coaches mission-driven organizations to raise resources for social change. She currently serves on several Boards including Smith College and Women Moving Millions (executive committees), Apne Aap International (to end sex trafficking), Breakthrough (works to end violence against women), Direct Impact Africa (empowers women to be leaders in the lower Zambezi) and the Advisory boards at the Museum of Natural History (sponsors science education for inner city girls), Columbia Business School Tamer Center Social Enterprise Program (building awareness of social justice in future business leaders) and Columbia Global Mental Health program (promoting mental health as integral to overall healthcare around the world). She is an active financial investor in women led businesses.