Ms. Minal Srinivasan
Achiever's Success Story
Sustainable Infrastructure and Empowering Women in Business
Minal Srinivasan’s journey epitomizes determination and versatility in business. Beginning her career in education, she quickly transitioned to diverse roles across continents, excelling in talent management consulting and executive education at prestigious institutions like the Indian School of Business (ISB) in Hyderabad.
Balancing familial responsibilities and career aspirations, Minal courageously delved into entrepreneurship, joining Kesari Infrabuild Pvt Ltd (KIPL), an environmentally focused enterprise founded by her husband. Transitioning from academia to the male-dominated environmental infrastructure domain posed challenges, but her resolve remained unyielding.
Her commitment to learning led her through a myriad of educational pursuits, from a Masters in Science to an MBA from Southern New Hampshire and further studies at ISB. Minal’s thirst for knowledge drove her to pursue a doctorate, focusing on scaling sustainable infrastructure businesses.
A seasoned speaker at esteemed forums and media platforms, Minal champions women’s leadership, sustainability, and entrepreneurship. Her accolades include cover stories in prominent publications and recognition for KIPL as a top environmental consultancy firm nationwide.
Embracing “social capitalism,” Minal drives KIPL’s mission as Managing Director, steering the company towards innovative, environmentally sound solutions. The firm’s accomplishments, including consistent features among the top environmental consultancies, showcase Minal’s dedication and the company’s impact.
KIPL’s holistic approach encompasses large-scale green zone development and afforestation initiatives, planting hundreds of thousands of trees across India, aligning with Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and underscoring their commitment to environmental stewardship.
Minal Srinivasan’s ethos, encapsulated in her quote, echoes the urgency of environmental preservation for future generations. Her unwavering dedication to sustainable infrastructural solutions and empowerment in a male-dominated sector makes her a driving force, shaping a more environmentally conscious and inclusive business landscape.