SEWA Grih Rin Ltd.

Shruti Gonsalves

Shruti has completed her Bachelor of Science in Electronics from South Gujarat University in the year 1990, L.L.B has done from Gujarat University in the year 1993 and Master in Business administration with specialization in marketing and finance from B K School of Management, Gujarat University in May 1997. She has 23 years of experience in project finance, capacity building, monitoring and evaluation and operations management, and in-depth knowledge and experience of establishing Housing Finance Company (HFC) and various legal entities Society/Trust, Non-Banking Finance Company and For Profit Company in PSU sector; thorough knowledge of their legal compliances.

Shruti has extensive experience in working with Government and Non-government agencies in the field of Rural Development through Institution Building, promotion of livelihoods as a human resource and capacity building resource personnel. She supports Partner Organizations across India to establish team of professionals at various levels for their operations, identifying their training needs, and design capacity building inputs through focused technical assistance for both operations and Strategic Business Plans. Now She is working in Sewa Grih Rin Limited as a Chief Executive Officer Since January 2013. SEWA Grih Rin (SGR) is SEWA’s new initiative incorporated as a for-profit Company under the Company’s Act 1956. With pan-India focus, SGR has been established to provide housing finance to poor women members and their families working in the informal sector.

Previously, she has worked for Gujarat Livelihood Promotion Company, Friends Of Women’s World Banking, Gujarat State Financial Corporation (GSFC) as different department heads.