Lalitha Wemel is the Startup Programs Regional Manager of Asia Pacific at Techstars. She currently oversees Techstars’ programming and startup community development across 17 countries in the region. Through her work, Lalitha works with community leaders, corporates and government bodies to build strong, sustainable local startup ecosystems and culture.
She is incredibly passionate about creating accessibility to entrepreneurship, grassroots leadership, and developing inclusive communities. Lalitha has been involved in various startup projects and communities for the better part of the last decade, both locally and globally, including co-founding a mobile education startup with her parents. She has a deep love for eloquent minds, airport sightseeing, adventure, books, coffee, and travel.
Lalitha leads Startup Weekend Women in Kuala Lumpur, where she is based, and proudly mentors Startup Weekend Women in Melbourne, Bangkok, Seoul and Singapore.
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