Tech For Good

Our Ambassadors

Kamal Kaur

Sector Advisor - Product & Strategy, Startup Incubators

“Girls x Tech provides the girls of Punjab a unique opportunity to unleash their potential and foray into the technology sector with confidence and skill.”

Bhawna Agarwal

Country Head - Strategy & Growth, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

“The Girls x Tech movement is a noteworthy effort towards increasing women-engagement in the tech industry in Punjab.”

Komal Sharma Talwar

Founder, TT Consultants, XLPAT

“There still remains an under-representation of women in the technology sector in Punjab. Girls x Tech’s effort to encourage more women contributors and leaders in the technology sector is exemplary.”

Parwinder Kaur

Associate Professor, Faculty of Science, UWA School of Agriculture and Environment

“I look forward to work with Girls x Tech to empower our girls to use the magic of CODE to transform their world and our world.”

Jacqueline Alderson

Associate Professor, Faculty of Science, UWA School of Human Sciences

“It’s an honour and privilege to serve as a patron of Girls x Tech to support of women of all ages achieve their very best by leveraging emerging and novel tech in the health and sport science sectors.”

Peter Schmidt

Dynamics Business Solution and Microsoft Australia Agriculture Industry Specialist

“Girls x Tech is a fantastic initiative that will up-skill and provide career opportunities for many girls across the Punjab region. New low-code technologies like the Microsoft Power Platform have made it easier than ever to build apps. I can’t wait to see the unique perspectives & creativity the girls will bring and the innovative solutions that they develop!”

Sairee Chahal

Founder, CEO, SHEROES

“The future belongs to girls who can code! Girls x Tech beautifully connects the dots between tech literacy, girl talent in Punjab, and tech dreams, and SHEROES platform is excited to support these young women via mentorship, opportunities and community. I’m sure that Girls x Tech alumni will help shape and build the Women’s Internet, someday.”

Pritika Mehta

Founder, SockSoho

“It is the need of the hour to provide equal opportunity and mentorship to young girls. And, Girls x Tech is doing a wonderful job at mentoring young girls to make a career in tech. This will not only help girls become independent and creators of the future but will also uplift the entire society as a whole.”

Janelle D'souza

Tax Consultant

“Girls x Tech provides the tools and training to propel young girls and women to re-imagine their potential in a digital world”

Aditi Namdeo

Head of Operations and Business Engagement, Centre For Fourth Industry Revolution, World Economic Forum, India

“They say ‘If you educate a man you educate an individual, if you educate a girl you educate a nation’. Thrilled to be associated with this noble initiative of bringing girls closer to technology and it’s enormous benefits to livelihoods across the world!”

Daizy Maan

Former Program Manager at Deakin University; Founder, Australian South Asian Centre

“Let’s redefine the narrative of success. For too long we’ve celebrated individualism, materialism and status.A new definition is needed, one underpinned by abundance, community and human dignity”

Supreet Kaur

Consumer Marketing Lead - Asia Emerging Markets, Facebook

“We end up trying to be someone we are not. In those moments, remember Oscar Wilde’s quote- “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken”

Shubhangi Sood

Enterprise Consultant - APAC, Coursera

“It’s an exciting mission to be a part of – where we strive together to foster and build tech talent amongst girls. While technology grows by leaps and bounds, there is still a considerable gulf of opportunities for girls in tech that leaves room for us to map with their capabilities. Girls x Tech could be pivotal to that!”

Prerna Suri

Head of Communications - South East Asia, Cisco

“Girl, if you never try, you’ll never know. – This is how my father inspired me always and imbibed a spirit of fearlessness in who I am today”.

Shikha Sharma

Enterprise Implementation Manager - APAC, Coursera

“Excited and humbled in equal measures to be associated with Girls x Tech and their mission “to bridge the gender gap in technology”. I truly believe that every girl deserves to take part in creating technology as technology opens the doors to opportunities and growth.”

Ruchita Taneja Aggarwal

India Head - New Business Sales, Google

“I am very impressed by the cause of Girls x Tech and look forward to supporting the endeavor. Einstein said- “Imagination is more important than knowledge, knowledge is limited, imagination encircles the world.” I wish Girls x Tech the best in expanding these girls magination by bringing Technology, Education and Opportunities to them to create a confident future and an empowered society”.

Gayatri Suri

Impact Investment Professional

“Girls x Tech provides a unique mentorship driven platform for upskilling and motivating girls in the field of technology while improving their confidence and interpersonal skills. Thereby, actively working towards achieving SDG 4 (Quality Education), SDG 5 (Gender Equality) and SDG 8 (Decent Work and Economic Growth)”

Navroop K. Sahdev

Founder and CEO, The Digital Economist

“Gender equality – not just because I’m a woman, but because, from a socialization point of view, women are more collaborative. They take care of others and the larger whole. Before organized religion, before humans started to build hierarchical structures, there were smaller tribes of around 120 people. Females always had a very important role. And such female-led radical collaboration is what our societies need a lot more”

Sunaina Bhattacharya

Enterprise Success Manager - APAC, Coursera

“As the role of women leaders in business continues to evolve, Girls x Tech is a well timed and much needed initiative to empower young girls to set foot in the tech industry. It is an honor to be an advocate for Girls x Tech and I cannot wait to see the girls unleash their potential and achieve their very best”

Preeti Daga

Head of Corporate Communications at Community Housing Ltd

“Girls x Tech’s vision is truly inspiring as technology is a powerful enabler of change. I am excited to have an opportunity to co-learn and exchange ideas with these young girls from India and to support their journey towards self-empowerment”

Adarsh Noronha

Director, Indian Sub-Continent at HubSpot

“There is a visible gap in the gender balance when it comes to representation by women in our industry and initiatives like “Girls x Tech” has its heart in the right place – providing a platform for budding leaders to learn, to be inspired from others and to inspire all of us with their own journey”

Simran Kaur

Founder, Power women of India

“Every girl should believe that she is a super hero!”

Preeti Kalra

Head of People & Organization Effectiveness, Biocon Biologics

“I wish to congratulate the Girls x Tech team for taking up this bold ambition of bridging the gender gap in the field of technology. This is going to be an uphill task, and I am proud to be associated with the committed and passionate team of Girls x Tech on this journey of turning our shared dream into a reality”