Community Lead, Schwab Foundation
World Economic Forum
Manju manages the Schwab Foundation’s community of social entrepreneurs in Asia and the Foundation’s involvements in the World Economic Forum events and initiatives in the region. She manages the work of the Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Social Innovation and the Forum's project on Corporate Social Innovation, focused on understanding and advancing social innovation within companies. Prior to joining the Forum, she co-founded Intellecap, an emerging markets consulting firm that advises social entrepreneurs, corporations, multilaterals, investors and philanthropic foundations in Asia. She also worked with Kudumbashree, a special government program launched to eradicate absolute poverty from the Indian State of Kerala. Manju holds degrees in commerce and rural management.