Olina Banerji

Senior Intrapraneur, Venture/Fellowship and Integration
Olina Banerji is a career writer with a keen interest in the development sector. As part of the framework change team at Ashoka India, she looks at engaging with strategic media platforms to drive Ashoka's EACH philosophy with networks both within and outside the fellowship. She pursued a masters in communication from the London School of Economics where her thesis dealt with visual representation of western development ideals in India through an analysis of documentary films. Before joining Ashoka, Olina worked as a correspondent with the India Today Group with a special emphasis on women's empowerment in urban society. She sings often, but not very well and never at the Ashoka lunch table. She reads mostly fiction and dreams of living in South America one day.