Reema Gupta co-leads the Women’s Excellence Initiative at Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad and is the co-author of a children’s book, The Dot that went for a walk. Her research interest is in the area of role models and their impact on career choices. She has over 13 years of work experience in the IT related field, and holds a patent for multi-processor communication. Prior to joining ISB, she was Senior Director at EMC Corporation, Massachusetts where she was recognized as the “Top 10 women to watch” for her work in Science and Technology. Currently, she is pursuing her PhD at ISB.