Please click here to read Radhika’s full interview. 

I’m a mechanical engineering graduate and ex-stockbroker who began redesigning the inefficient protective personal equipment (PPE) I was made to wear during my hospital visits in 2015. I quit my finance job to pursue my innovative PPE business just six months before COVID-19 started. EcoTextura now supplies proprietary, eco-friendly & inclusive-design PPE and fabrics to national public health organisations and numerous establishments from across the world. With years of independent research and knowledge in the PPE development field, I’m so grateful that I was equipped to immediately help during the pandemic, especially to those on the frontline. I’m driven by people and wanting to help those in need by using my technical and engineering skills to find more inclusive solutions to problems