HNI Team

Janhavi Dave

International CoordinatorJanhavi Dave is the International Coordinator of HomeNet International and was formerly the Coordinator of HomeNet South Asia. She previously worked with the Self-Employed Women’s Association (SEWA) and Women in Informal Employment: Globalizing and Organizing (WIEGO). She has over 15 years of work experience of organising and building membership-based organisations of informal economy women workers. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy from Miranda House, Delhi University, and a Master’s Degree in Social Work from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India.

Laura Revelo

Communications & Media Officer Laura Revelo is HomeNet International's Communications Officer (Part-time Consultant). She has more than 15 years of experience in journalism, public relations and broadcasting production. She previously worked for communications agencies such as VeraContent and Comunicación Corporativa Ketchum, as well as for media outlets such as CNN en Español. Laura holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications & Political Science from Loyola University New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A and a Masters in Media Management from the University of Navarra in Pamplona, Spain.

Eduardo Derrico

Digital Communications OfficerOriginally from Brazil, but currently living in Paris, Eduardo holds a double Bachelor Degree in Business and Marketing and has more than 10 years of experience in digital marketing. After working with multinational companies and founding his own company in Brazil, he shifted his path and now he has been working with and supporting workers in the informal economy for almost 3 years.

Verónica Robledo

Communications Support Officer She has more than 15 years of experience in the translation industry. She previously worked for The Boston Consulting Group and for translation agencies such as Translation Back Office, Stillman, SumaLatam, Clear Words Translations and Ocean Translations. Verónica is an English<>Spanish National Sworn Translator graduated from Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Argentina.

Srujana Banala

Finance Coordinator She is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Level 3 candidate and holds a Master’s Degree in Commerce from Osmania University, Hyderabad, India. She has over 8 years of experience with ICICI Bank Ltd, Hyderabad, India. She worked in banking operations, process reengineering, regulatory compliance, business development and revenue management areas of Consumer Banking.

Sarbani Kattel

Programme Coordinator Based out of Kathmandu, Nepal, she has over 10 years of experience working in the research and project management field. She previously worked for HomeNet South Asia managing projects that focused on working conditions of homeworkers in the supply chains and home-based workers organizing for economic empowerment. She holds a PhD degree from Central Department of Public Administration, Tribhuvan University, Nepal and a Master’s Degree on Public Policy and Governance from North South University, Bangladesh.

Kripa Awale

Administrative Officer Based in Kathmandu, Nepal, she has more than 10 years of working experience in national and international organisations, including the service sector, educational institutions, and social clubs. She has an MSc in International Tourism and an MBA in Business Administration degree from the University of Wales Institute, UK. She is also an active member of Toastmasters International District 41.


For media inquiries, please contact:

Laura Revelo

HNI Communications Officer