Connecting Women Led Startups to India Inc.
A compendium of Women Innovators to Celebrate innovations by women entrepreneurs.
The growing number of women entrepreneurs in the country has resulted in considerable business and economic growth. Women-owned ventures are making a significant contribution to society by creating jobs, influencing demographic shifts, and motivating the next generation of women entrepreneurs.

Though there is an increase in the number of women led startups in the country, the need for more women to join the economic workforce is still at large. To enable the balanced growth of entrepreneurship in India, CII CIES has launched Women in Innovation, a flagship program focused to enable market access to all women led startups by connecting them to industry and to celebrate women entrepreneurs in India.

This program is purely focused on enabling market access to women – led startups and form a compendium of women entrepreneurs in CII.

If you are a women led startup, you can receive the following benefits and support from CII CIES
Mentorship Support
Market access through the pitching sessions
Business advisory support
Access to finance (Venture, Debt and Grant)
Be a part of growing
women entrepreneurs’
community at CII
Hariharan T
Centre of Excellence for Innovation Entrepreneurship and Startups
Confederation of Indian Industry