We need women who are so strong they can be gentle, so educated they can be humble, so fierce they can be compassionate, so passionate they can be rational, and so disciplined they can be free.
Kavita Ramdas (born 1962 or 1963) is senior advisor to the Ford Foundation’s president, Darren Walker. She assumed the position in 2015 after serving for 3 years as Ford’s India country representative, representing the office in India, Nepal, and Sri Lanka. Prior to that, she was Executive Director of the Program on Social Entrepreneurship at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford University. She is the former President and CEO of the Global Fund for Women.