Smashboard is your digital ally to smash patriarchy! A non-profit based in India and France, we are building an alternative social media network based on the principles of intersectional feminism. A digital platform to connect people and experts, Smashboard is a space where we engage to seek and/or offer support and resources. You will be able to access Smashboard on our website and soon on our mobile app (Android and iOS). We are rolling out our tech features progressively.

Core Team

  • Crew One

    Noopur is a journalist turned entrepreneur who passionately believes that the world of tech has much to give to feminism and vice versa. She has 20+ years of experience in journalism and news broadcast and is co-founder of the successful startup, Idea Chakki.

    Noopur Tiwari

    Founder, Smashboard

  • Crew One

    Monica worked with India's top broadcast networks for 20+ years and has transformed the TV food-scape of the country. She is now working to convert game changing technologies for social change. She is the co-founder of the successful startup, Idea Chakki and a multitasker like no other we know.

    Monica Narula

    Director, Operations, Smashboard

Advisors

  • Crew One

    Christina is consultant for Dalit women and minority-led initiatives focusing on social justice, self-determination, and collaborative models of scholarship. She is the co-founder of #dalithistorymonth.

    Christina Thomas Dhanaraj

    Advisor

  • Crew One

    Nivedita has over 16 years of experience in all aspects of corporate and commercial law. Currently, partner at Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co, she has been widely recognized for her expertise in Corporate M&A and Private Equity, including by the Asia Law Leading Lawyers, Chambers Asia, IFLR 1000 and Legal 500 Asia Pacific.

    Nivedita Tiwari

    Advisor

  • Crew One

    Urvashi is an author with over 35 years of experience in feminist and independent publishing. CEO of Zubaan Books, her long involvement with the women's movement in India makes Urvashi an important voice in global feminism.

    Urvashi Butalia

    Advisor

  • Crew One

    Neetika is a lawyer with a master's degree in Women's Studies. She works on criminal justice issues in India including sexual violence, death penalty and sentencing in criminal law. She is currently with Project 39A at National Law University, Delhi.

    Neetika Vishwanath

    Advisor

  • Crew One

    Gunjan has 20+ years of experience in broadcast news where he led groundbreaking political and lifestyle shows. He now navigates the tech-app landscape to solve problems faced by Indians via visual tech and feminists globally. He is co-founder of the successful startup, Idea Chakki.

    Gunjan Mehrish

    Advisor

  • Crew One

    Carmela is a media strategist & tactician. She volunteered for AudioviSol and MultimediaSyntagma before becoming an editor of GlobalRevolutionTV. She's the founder of Nabermedya.

    Ai Carmela Netirk

    Advisor

Collaborators

  • Crew One

    Sanjana is a feminist, activist, and writer based in Sydney, Australia. She graduated from IIM, Bangalore.

    Sanjana Pegu

    Collaborator

  • Crew One

    Adeola is a Nigerian-Greek feminist who is passionate about holistic healing. The founder of ‘Distinguished Diva’ a platform for underrepresented women of African descent in the global media, Adeola has a Masters of Science in Public Health from Birmingham City University. She has worked as a radio producer, program facilitator, model, fashion editor and creative director for various European institutions.

    Adeola Aderemi

    Collaborator

  • Crew One

    Ruchita is an independent psychologist with a speciality in traumatic stress and violence recovery. An intersectional feminist by nature, her approach is to politicise mental health, integrate identity politics, encourage the destigmatisation of mental health in South Asian communities and aid the discussion of cross cultural issues from a psychoeducational lens.

    Ruchita Chandrashekar

    Collaborator

  • Crew One

    Mounia is a French-Algerian blogger on www.lechatglouton.com. A muslim feminist and an antiracist activist, Mounia has a management engineer degree and a MBA in digital marketing. She writes about activism, economy, politics, work-management and social issues.

    Mounia Feliachi

    Collaborator

Acknowledgements

Saumya Dadoo

Anil Kasturi

Laurent Huet

Sagar Mohite

Lazy Eight

Lidia Diaz

Divya Kandukuri

Nimisha Tiwari

ICPL

Apurba Jyoti

Tapasya Gupta

Bhavana Nissima

Arti Mohan

Veera Mahuli

Divya Dureja

Monica Datta

Girjashanker Vohra

Regina Fernandez Guerrero

Scherezade Siobhan

Value 360

Nirupama Dubey

Vinati Kastia