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Abarna Raj, a lawyer by training, started her career as a social strategy consultant at PriceWaterhouseCoopers, working with companies to create shared value by aligning social impact with overarching business strategy. She then led the sustainability portfolio at Leighton, Australia’s largest construction and mining services company. Following this, she continued her passion for social strategy consulting at Social Ventures Australia, broadening her clientele to Government agencies and Not for Profits. In 2014, Abarna co-founded Palmera Projects, a development agency that works in Sri Lanka to help vulnerable families earn a living income.
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- Check out our previously featured Tamil Innovator, Travis Ratnam. His company Knowledgehook recently closed a $20M Series A.
- Check out our previously featured Tamil Innovator, Sashee Chandran. She grew her multi-million dollar business from her kitchen and calls Michelle Obama and Tory Burch as fans of her business and product.
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