About The Speaker
Surabhi is an engineer, entrepreneur, and career counsellor. She has been working in the career guidance space since 2011 and established CareerGuide in the year 2015 with an aim to serve young students and parents by helping them choose a career by striking a balance in the student's aptitude and attitude. As the founder of the company, Surabhi handles various roles such as product development, training & counselling, budget planning and allocation; designing marketing and PR communications, hiring talent, building teams, fundraising & investor relationship, and curating a work culture that is fulfilling to the associates of the company. Surabhi graduated from one of the most prestigious institutes of India- BITS, Pilani - with a degree in EEE. Right after engineering, she joined the semiconductor industry and worked on the design of wireless products. Surabhi volunteered with the NGOs of Indian states - UP, Bihar, Rajasthan, and Andhra Pradesh - to understand the psychology of young ones and also what they lacked in their system of learning. Her insights have helped CareerGuide to mobilize close to 5 million students/year across the globe to access career counselling before choosing a career. As a woman entrepreneur, she believes more women should join leadership roles. She is the popular voice in education, career counselling, and women in leadership on television. She actively participates in contributing to government policies on education and visits colleges and schools for raising awareness on making the right career choice.