About

Her Second Innings has been created as a platform to make women financially independent, emotionally strong and socially empowered. We know that a woman can transform herself and those around her when she believes in herself, and this belief comes from self-awareness and self-empowerment. Our collaboration with women professionals is based on a TRIAD OF TRUST;
  • Every interaction between us is Transparent, Truthful and Transformational
  • Unconditional Support, Encouragement and Opportunities are constantly provided
  • Utmost Professionalism is adhered to, Guidance is offered resulting in Fruitful Collaboration.
HerSecondInnings empowers women professionals at all levels. There are ‘work from home’ options, temporary assignments, permanent jobs, projects and consultancy and entrepreneurial opportunities. Join us, as we work with you to embark on an exciting journey of self-discovery and financial freedom.Register with us and avail the myriad benefits we have to offer, by
  • Exploring new opportunities
  • Finding Corporate and Home-based Jobs according to a flexible schedule
  • Nurturing your Entrepreneurial streak
  • Collaborating with Industry Experts and getting mentored by them
  • Sharing and accessing knowledge, expertise and success stories through our networking platform

THE TEAM

Manjula Dharmalingam
Founder
Manjula Dharmalingam, founder of Her Second Innings to create women empowerment through financial freedom. She has over 2 decades of industry experience in Technology, Business, Training and Human Resources that includes, setting up and managing enterprises. She has worked with organizations such as IBM, Airtel in the domain of Telecom, Oil & Gas Sector and in the field of Software Development, Process Optimization and Program Delivery. Manjula is passionate about empowering professionals, women and youth force. As a team, they have empowered 5000+ professional to grow themselves and their organization using measurable results. Read more Her Second Innings currently has 2000+ professionals in the network and closely working with MNC & Corporates to create alternate talent pool for business support and assisting corporates to enhance gender diversity to create sustainable business. Her Second Innings has been featured in YourStory, Kids Stop Press & www.businesszoom.in for recognizing the efforts to help women restart their careers with financial freedom. Forever optimistic, the word impossible is non existent in her vocabulary. She quotes ‘her parents, husband and kids constant support is the key to her success in every area of her life’.
Bhavya Ram
Director
Bhavya spearheads Business Development activities at HerSecond Innings. She has over 20 years of IT industry experience in various roles spanning Market Development Strategy, Sales, Consulting Services, Marketing, Business Development and Alliances. In various roles at Wipro Technologies, HP India and VMware, Bhavya has worked with Global and Regional System Integrators, Technology partners and ISV’s. She has built channel strategies, driven strategic engagements and GTM programs with partners across the channel ecosystem. In addition, she has led and mentored sales and solutions teams. Bhavya has been an active and integral part of Diversity and Inclusion initiatives at VMWare. Her passion for Women Empowerment and enabling their financial stability brought her to join hands with the HSI team as a Business Mentor in September 2016. She is also passionate about causes relating to Children’s Education and supports various Not for Profit Foundation partners. Bhavya is also Business Mentor at NUMA, a global start-up accelerator. “ Her enthusiasm and energy towards her work and family is inspiring.
Sowmya
Marketing & Communication Specialist
Sowmya, Communication Specialist at Her Second Innings. A Management professional with diverse global corporate experience in Human Resource Management, Customer Relation, Advertising and Communication. She has gained valuable industry experience working with India’s leading daily ‘The Times Group’ and ‘The Ultimate Pvt Ltd., Beauty and Wellness Spas based in Singapore. She joined Her Second Innings team after a 8 year Sabbatical. A dedicated and conscientious professional who believes in Her Second Inning’s vision to help capable women professionals returning from a career break to reintegrate into the fast paced corporate environment/ career of their choice to regain their confidence and lead a financially independent life. She is a passionate mother and an ardent animal lover.
Rampriya
Resourcing Specialist/ Manager
Rampriya, Resourcing Specialist at Her Second Innings. A Masters Graduate in Computer Science, with 4.5 years of work experience from Mphasis in IT. She joined Her second team as an IT Recruiter after a sabbatical of 3 years. A sincere and hardworking professional, she had to switch role’s from technical to resourcing to find a career that suits her schedule. Her past experience in IT, has helped her to embrace her role as a Resourcing Manager with ease. She believes in the HSI vision of creating a platform to help women such as her, returning from a sabbatical to have easy access for a career comeback through Internship Programs, Permanent Jobs and Projects. A dedicated mother and wife, she has managed to find the right Family & Work balance, without compromising her career aspirations.
Latha
Project Specialist / Account Manager
Latha, Project Specialist at Her Second Innings. A Psychology and Management professional with diverse experience in human resource, client management, consulting and counselling. She has worked with various IT, non IT and consulting companies in heading the recruitment and HR functions and managing the client relations as well. Very passionate about working with women and guiding them to build up their career in a best possible way. Latha got inspired and fascinated by HSI vision and joined the HSI family. She is happy to be a part of likeminded and socially responsible team to work for a cause, in creating a platform for women to be financially independent without giving up on their responsibilities towards their family. Her calm composure helps her handle her responsibilities as a mother, wife and a career woman in a well balanced way.
Karuna
IT Consultant/Manager
Karuna, IT Manager at Her Second Innings, has experience in Business Services and Support, Training and Business Process Transition but she fell in love with coding when she developed her first Lotus Notes Database application using Lotus Script and since then she kept learning new technologies and finding ways to apply her knowledge. Her Second Innings visionary, Manjula’s invitation to collaborate in building a platform for hersecondinnings.com opened a whole new world for Karuna to find an outlet to engage her skills and passion for Web Technologies. With the zeal to tackle any technology she endeavors to make hersecondinnings.com a portal that is easy to navigate for the end users as well as the Her Second Innings team. When she’s not squashing bugs in the code or building a new web application, she loves challenging her kids and husband to some XBOX games.

BOARD OF ADVISORS

Eleanor Tabi Haller-Jorden
President & CEO, The Paradigm Forum GmbH; Visiting Scholar, IMD Business School
Speciality : Gender Diversity Expert
Sarika Gupta Bhattacharyya
Founder & CEO- BD Foundation
Speciality: Business Expansion, Diversity Expert
VC John
Experienced Technology Marketer, B2B Specialist, Accenture
Speciality : Start-up Adviser. Life coach
Rajnish Pal
Partner, Fox Mandal & Associates
Speciality : Legal & Compliance
Guru Prasad
Founder Partner - Guru & Jana, Author - The God in the Boardroom
Speciality: CA Compliance, CSR Governance