‘Girl with a broken neck’ builds a ₹30,000 crore Indian mutual fund house
Lots of female chief executive officers have stories about conquering adversity. Radhika Gupta’s begins when she entered the world with a broken neck.
The birth complication left Gupta’s neck with a permanent tilt, a feature that at times had an impact on her self esteem but has now become a source of inspiration for doing things differently. At 36, she has already set up India’s first domestic hedge fund and become the country’s only female head of a major asset manager.