Pooja Taparia is the founder and chief executive of Arpan, a Mumbai based nonprofit with a mission to prevent the occurrence of Child Sexual Abuse (CSA). Arpan has helped over 160,000 children and adults directly through its services and over 460,000 individuals indirectly through trainings and capacity building.
Pooja was awarded the Architects of the Future Award 2013-14, and her work has been installed in the Melk Abbey, a museum in Austria. Pooja is a graduate in Graphic Design and Commerce. Pooja is a director on the board of UnLtd India and plays an advisory role in their strategies and programmes.