Mauritius born entrepreneur, Darshana Salvisberg founded Atelier Parsmei as a female led, ethical, sustainable and socially conscious label for children and ladies with an emphasis on giving back to society. She earned her degree at the London School of Economics & Political Science and at the University of Oxford, and out of her passion for fashion, she completed a course in Childrenswear Design at Central Saint Martins, London. She has recently completed her further education in Sustainable Business development & Strategy at Harvard Business School.
Darshana is a Chartered Accountant by profession and has worked in financial services for over 12 years, starting her career at Ernst & Young and then as a reinsurance underwriter at Catlin (now part of the AXA XL Group). Darshana is a passionate believer in sustainable engagement and impactful investments that deliver solutions to pressing social and environmental issues. She has lived in London, Hong Kong and Dubai and is now settled in Switzerland with her two children.