At veza, we honour the work of inspiring leaders every single day. Not just the known and notable but rather, everyday women who are drawing upon and celebrating their culture while making a lasting difference in their community using their gifts. From authors and teachers, CEOs to entrepreneurs, not-for-profit directors, artists, and more, these women are changing the face of leadership.

These are truly women to watch and veza community is so pleased to share their brilliance.

May their stories inspire YOU to rise.

Meet Kalpna Solanki.

Tell me in 100 words who you are? How would you describe yourself.

So tell us, Kalpna: What inspires you most? What motivates you to get up every morning?

Being able to make a difference.

What is it that you feel that you teach others through how you act/show up each day?

Honesty, loyalty, openness, respect, willingness to make a difference.

What is one change you’d like to see in the world?

Tolerance

Which of your contributions to date have given you the greatest sense of pride?

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