February 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm IST. Hosted at G5A Foundation for Contemporary Culture
part of a series on Invest
About the speaker
Meeta Malhotra is a brand strategist and serial entrepreneur. She was one of two partners at Ray+Keshavan, India’s leading brand and design consultancy, acquired by WPP in 2006. She then co-founded Kinetic Glue, a SaaS enterprise collaboration platform, acquired by Fortune 500 company, BMC Software in 2013. In 2015, Meeta became one of three partners at Varana, a sustainable luxury fashion brand, with a store in Mayfair, London. She launched The Hard Copy, an online publication to chronicle the design and innovation ecosystem in India, in November 2019.
Through her career, Meeta has helped to create industry-leading brands like Airtel, Kotak, Thoughtworks, Ashoka University and Vistara Airlines. She is also an angel investor with companies like YourStory and LetsVenture in her portfolio.
The G5A Foundation for Contemporary Culture is a not-for-profit organization, that supports contemporary art and culture, good governance, and sustainability.
Through a series of diverse programs and projects G5A is committed to nurturing a vibrant, safe, and inclusive platform that encourages all that is new, creative, and just – in thought and expression.
In doing so, their endeavour is to enrich people’s lives, rebuild resilient and responsible communities, and strengthen the cultural fabric of Mumbai.
When we imagined PORT, we wanted it to be a space where YOU, our guest, would always feel welcome, comfortable, and relaxed. A home away from home, kind of. A friend’s living room maybe. Where the conversation is engaging, the food is delicious, and the drinks are flowing. And most of all lots of warmth. Warmth of the familiar along with the possibility of the new.