Entrepreneur, Filmmaker, Anchor and Vlogger
Lakshmi Rebecca is an award-winning entrepreneur, filmmaker, anchor and vlogger. Her youtube series, ‘Chai with Lakshmi’ was one of the first few high-production-quality original digital content in India and has garnered over 3 million views till date.
Lakshmi’s production house, Red Bangle, is today 5 years old and has made over 300 films for clients such as SAP, ThoughtWorks, Capillary Technologies, Microsoft Ventures, Nasscom, Dell and others. Today, apart from directing and producing a range of films, running her active vlog and catering to an online fan base of 25,000 people, Lakshmi co-hosts India’s first audio podcast series on the startup ecosystem with Ravi Gururaj – Chair of the Nasscom Product Council, and, Mukund Mohan, ex Director at Microsoft Ventures. This audio cast series is called India Startup Chat.
Lakshmi has been featured in books and many news articles focused on digital content and entrepreneurship. She is also known for being one of the early female motorbikers in India to ride sole across cities. The awards she has received include the Manthan award for innovation in e-content and the Karmaveer Chakra award for being an inspiring woman entrepreneur. Her youtube series was a nominee for the Best in E-Content award at WSA-UN.