Meet Deeksha


Co-founder @ Cedarwood

Conceptualised and Co-founded Cedarwood, an Edtech startup.
Cedarwood is a one-of-kind platform that helps parents discover 21st Century Skill inspired courses for their child. Cedarwood aims to prepare children for the upcoming professional world and tackle the growing skill gap in the industry through relevant skilling programs.   

During the 6 years since inception, we have completed 200,000 hours of skilling and imparted skills such as communication, collaboration, analytical thinking and creativity.

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Being an entrepreneur gives one a wide and objective perspective on almost every business process; Deeksha leverages that experience for external consulting projects.

Deeksha has been actively consulting startups across diverse sectors. Her recent stint was with a salon subscription startup called Adaa ; that aimed at disrupting the Salon and Beauty space with its cost effective subscription plans. As a strategic consultant, Deeksha helped execute the idea , prepare a Go-to market strategy, on-board Salons and stakeholders and devise an innovative customer acquisition strategy.

Deeksha has consulted a chic and conscious clothing brand for men, Outliers and Miki’s, an on demand home bakery tapping the Tea time snacks market in Pune.

Deeksha is currently working with Vegan First, India’s largest Vegan Media Portal to co-organising a one-of-a-kind Vegan Expo and Conference in New Delhi this July

Determined on ensuring gender parity in the start-up community, Deeksha actively mentors women inclined towards 
entrepreneurship and works with organisations that aim at 
increasing diversity in the workplace.  

Woman At Work is one such organisation where Deeksha co-organised an exclusive Women Entrepreneurs meet , Made By Her that saw participation of over 30 corporates , 15 celebrated entrepreneurs and over 300 women led businesses.  



Let’s collaborate to create more value . . . . . .