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Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging

Upasana Makati is a multi-award-winning founder & publisher of White Print, D&I advisor, and author.  She became the pioneer of braille journalism in the country when she launched White Print – India’s first English lifestyle magazine in braille in 2013.

Ever since, Upasana has continued to champion diversity & inclusion across myriad industries via consultancy, corporate training sessions and motivational talks. Today, she is an integral part of the global D&I Board at international private members club Soho House; and is a seasoned Tedx speaker having been part of Tedx BITS Hyderabad, TedxGateway Women and TedxYouth DPS Gurgaon.

As a motivational speaker, Upasana is on a constant endeavour to inspire fellow entrepreneurs, students and the corporate sector by sharing her journey at platforms, organisations and institutes such as Axis Bank, Deutsche Bank, Group M, Sheroes Women’s Conference, ‘I am Tomorrow’ – London edition, National Institute of Design Bangalore, NMIMS University, and IIM Udaipur among many others.


  • Diversity and Inclusion for Organisational Excellence
  • Women & Entrepreneurship
  • Motivational Tedx Style Talk: Starting & Running India’s First English Lifestyle Magazine in Braille


  • Leadership Talks
  • Diversity & Inclusion Consultancy
  • Corporate Training Sessions
  • Panel Discussions