Tags archives: business

Creating a new nude - Ade Hassan, Queen of Hosiery

Creating a company from scratch, changing the game in women’s lingerie and receiving Kerry Washington’s blessing - all in a days work right? Ade Hassan is the founder and CEO of Nubian Skin, a women’s lingerie company created with women of colour in mind. We catch up with Ade to talk business, Kerry Washington and underwear at her office in Bloomsbury, Londo[...]

Pioneering Gender Equality in Nepal: Ritu Gyamdan

In 2010, Ritu assists in navigating a raft down the Sun Kosi river in Eastern Nepal. The raft is full of excited, adventure-seeking tourists. They are joined by a second raft led by a senior, experienced guide. In a brutal collision with a class four white rapid, the senior guide is thrown into the treacherous water along with two clients. After immediately [...]

Bombay and Beyond: Mallika Dalal

Not only has Mallika co-founded Aunterra, a design studio receiving commendation by Christian Louboutin himself, she has worked for top designers around the world. She sits with me today casually indulging in freshly baked basil brownies. This woman is confident, capable, and achingly cool. All in the most likeable way. Hailing from Mumbai, Mallika attend[...]