Elsa Marie D' Silva

ElsaMarie D’Silva has a voice and she is making the most of it as an entrepreneur, a feminist, and an individual.
ElsaMarie D’Silva is the Founder and CEO of Safecity that crowdmaps sexual harassment in public places, and is a 2015 Aspen New Voices Fellow. Her focus has been on women and youth empowerment in the area of gender violence. She is also a trained counselor in directive and non-directive techniques. She is also a board member of the Red Dot Foundation Global, Red Foundation, X Prize, M.A.D.


Awards and Recognitions
YourStory’s 100 Emerging Voices of 2019
ElsaMarie writes about women's safety, gender violence, and safety in public spaces. As an entrepreneur working in the field of gender violence, she also writes on subjects and topics that touch upon the large themes of gender- including gender bias, and other social issues impacting women. As a leader and an entrepreneur, she brings her own experiences to her writing, be it leadership or the imposter syndrome that women often face.