Vimala Palaniswamy is a Co-founder and CEO of Jamela. Jamela is a "more-than-fair trade" skin care company that focuses on capturing more value for the people and communities where its ingredients are sourced. She has worked in education technology, microfinance, transportation, infrastructure, scientific research, and health and has over 10 years' experience working with entrepreneurs and in Asia, Africa, and Central America. Vimala has an MBA from MIT Sloan and an MPH in Global Health from Emory University. Her undergraduate degrees in Microbiology and Biology are from the University of Georgia and Simon’s Rock College of Bard.