Aarti is a Co-Founder and heads the Knowledge Practice at Sattva. Aarti brings strong expertise in creating and developing content products centred around social impact and sustainability and reaching diverse audiences. As part of the Knowledge Practice, Aarti builds hypotheses and publishes insights in the form of research reports, booklets, strategy briefs, whitepapers, case studies, digital narratives and a regular knowledge blog in the space of social entrepreneurship, CSR, inclusive business and social innovation. Aarti has worked with multiple stakeholders in the social impact, sustainability, corporate, social sector, and the content, design, research and communications domain.
Aarti also leads Sattva’s branding, marketing and audience engagement initiatives. Aarti serves as the Chief Editor of TheAlternative.in, Sattva’s media platform for consumers and corporate employees on sustainable living and social action. As a writer, Aarti has contributed to various publications including The Alternative, Women’s Web, Teacher Plus, Parent Circle and Deccan Chronicle.
Prior to founding Sattva, Aarti was a Tech Lead and a Senior Design Engineer at Texas Instruments India, specializing in Wireless Design. Aarti has completed her BE (Hons) Computer Science from BITS Pilani and is an Alumnus of the IIM-Bangalore Management Program for Women Entrepreneurs (MPWE). In addition, she is a Goldman Sachs ISB Fellow, Cohort, 2011.