ElsaMarie D'Silva

Founder and CEO, Red Dot Foundation (SafeCity)

ElsaMarie D’Silva is founder and CEO of the Red Dot Foundation (Safecity), a platform that crowdsources personal experiences of sexual violence and abuse in public spaces. She’s a Yale World Fellow and alumna of the Stanford Draper Hills Summer Fellows Program, US State Department’s Fortune Program, Oxford Chevening Gurukul, and Commonwealth Leadership Program. D’Silva is a fellow with Rotary Peace, Aspen New Voices, Vital Voices, and a BMW Foundation Responsible Leader. Previously, she worked for Jet Airways and Kingfisher Airlines, most recently as vice president of network planning and charters. A writer, public speaker, and panelist, D’Silva is one of BBC Hindi’s 100 Women and received the Vital Voices Global Leadership Award.

 

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