Deepti is alumni of Fergusson College, Pune University where she has studied B.S.L.LLB and has practised Criminal and constitutional law in the Supreme Court and the High Court, Delhi. Deepti has also worked as a Corporate Lawyer and was involved in India’s landmark projects like Disinvestment of Neyveli Lignite one of India’s Navratna Company, Delhi-Gurgaon Tollways Delhi, Hyderabad Airports under project finance. From her college days she was very inclined towards Social sector and has worked with NGO’ s like Pratidhi in collaboration with Delhi Police for rehabilitation of Sexual violence survivors. She has worked with Shramik Bharti an NGO working in micro Finance for farmers in Uttar Pradesh.
After her stint in Legal Field she completely stepped into Social sector and Joined Nudge Foundation in Bangalore as a Trainer and later became the Principal for Men’s Gurukul where she has experience of training and teaching 2500 adult underprivileged youth. After 3 years she worked in Sonbharda and Mirzapur in collaboration with UP Government for rehabilitation of Naxalites. Later she joined Udyam Learning Foundation in Bangalore as Early Team member for Udhyam Vyapaar. Deepti is a trained counsellor and mediator. She recently completed her Masters in Leadership Development from ISDM and joined Swechha in Delhi as Senior Programs manager.