CARE India is a registered Section 8 company in India and a member of CARE confederation present in 100 countries, which works with the most marginalised women and girls to alleviate poverty and reduce social injustice through comprehensive programmes in health, education, livelihoods and humanitarian assistance and rehabilitation. | We are responding to the second wave of COVID – 19 by setting up temporary COVID Care Facilities and supporting frontline workers with PPE kits.
Sushila Varma

Sushila Varma

Sushila Varma is Head Strategy. She has over 19 years of experience in Resource Mobilization, Strategy, Business Development, Business Management, Brand Marketing, B2B Marketing and Operations.

Prior to this role, she has been part of the senior management and has worked effortlessly as the Head of Strategic Partnerships and Alliances.

Before moving to the development sector, Sushila spent about 10 years in the news media industry and was associated with organisations like The Hindustan Times , India Today Group, DNA and Mid Day. In her media career she was a key contributor in launching two high profile newspapers in the country including DNA in Mumbai and Mail Today in Delhi.

Prior to joining CARE, she was associated with Concern India Foundation and CRY.

She is most proud of launching a scholarship program for bright students from less privileged households which continues to touch lives of hundreds of students every year. She was instrumental in starting a first of its kind short term skilling course for women in the hospitality industry with one of the largest hotel chains in the world.

Sushila is a Swedish Institute Alumnus, passionate advocate of human rights, social justice and environmental sustainability.