An alumnus of IIM Ahmedabad and a post-graduate from NDRI Karnal. Monika has over 20 years of rich and diverse experience in the field of marketing, advertising and entrepreneurship. After short stints in the corporate sector in marketing and advertising, she forayed into social entrepreneurship, setting up an organization to provide career guidance services to school children. In 2004, she co-founded a corporate training venture: a company focused on providing behavioural training and OD solutions.

Monika has been a sounding board to friends and students who chose to set up their own businesses. Excited by the growth potential of tech-entrepreneurship, she has plunged into the field of early-stage venture capital, bringing her experience to good use in assessing the potential of start-ups, and their teams. She is part of the deal-flow team and supports the PR and Communication activities at YourNest.