Raashi Saxena

Local Researcher

Area: India

Raashi is the Social Innovation Practitioner at intO.

She is a consultant for non-profit organizations that promote sustainable global development. Raashi is a Global Shaper with the Bangalore Hub and is the Project Lead for ‘Shaping Fashion’. This works towards changing how our clothes are sourced, produced and consumed. She has also been an active member of the TED community since 2014. As an engineer and dynamic community builder, Raashi is very experienced in using technology to build inclusive environments that celebrate the cross-disciplinary creators and inventors in her local community. As a panellist at the United Nations Internet Governance Forum, she has also been a voice for women in North East India, helping with all network issues.

Raashi studied at The BMS Institute of Technology and Management in Bangalore and has a bachelor’s degree in Engineering.  She is currently based in Bengaluru, India and speaks Kannada, Hindi, English, and German.