[YS TV] Exclusive: Facebook India Head, Kirthiga Reddy, Calls for More Women in Technology

Kirthiga Reddy is Facebook’s first employee in India and she is the current Head of Online Operations in India for the social networking giant. A rarity in woman kind, she is one of the front runners in carrying the flag for the small and elite group of women in technology. Her impressive CV includes top engineering positions at large software giants such as Motorola and Silicon Graphics, where she was the youngest Director of Engineering and not to mention, the only woman in the team.

Here is an exclusive interview with Kirthiga at the Grace Hopper Women in Computing event in Bangalore, where she share’s a few words of wisdom for women in the technology –


She tells women in technology entrepreneurship, “Dream big, believe in yourself and create a community around you, and just go out there and make it happen!

Watch the video to know more and stay tuned for upcoming interviews with the best industry leaders only on YourStory TV

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