Location: South Africa
Hema is an engineer and entrepreneur co-founded WomEng to address the issues facing women in engineering. She is also Co-Founder and CEO of WomHub, an incubator for female founders in STEM. Hema was recently chosen as one of South Africa’s Inspiring Fifty and, in 2017, was awarded the Fortune/Goldman Sachs Global Leader’s Award.
You can follow her work here:
- Are women set to be the engineers of the future?: Hema Vallabh at TEDxJohannesburgWomen 2013, TEDx Talks, 16 December 2013
- On Mentoring, Hema Vallabh, Vital Voices, March 2014
- #WomensMonth: How WomEng is displacing the glass ceiling to make room for more women in engineering, Sindy Peters, Biz Community, 17 August 2017
- 2020 Best & Brightest EMBAs: Hema Vallabh, University of Oxford (Saïd), Jeff Schmitt, Poets&Quants for Executives, 25 July 2020