Wits Business School Recognizes Shikha Gupta for Exceptional Achievement

[Johannesburg, South Africa, February 18, 2024]Wits Business School (WBS), the graduate school of business administration at the esteemed University of the Witwatersrand, proudly acknowledges the remarkable achievements of Shikha Gupta, a shining example of student success and entrepreneurial excellence.

As an MBA student at WBS, Shikha Gupta has demonstrated exemplary leadership and innovation. She is the founder of eTraverse, a software development house in India, and eTraverse Pty Ltd, a pioneering startup dedicated to bridging the gap between education and technology to facilitate access to quality education across Africa. 

Gupta’s visionary approach and steadfast commitment to empowering communities through education have earned her widespread recognition and was shortlisted for the Young Leader of the Year award at the 2019 Women in IT (Asia) awards. (Prestigious award for outstanding performance in IT across Asia)

Central to Gupta’s philosophy is the belief that curiosity fuels creativity and education paves the way to success. With this ethos as her guiding principle, she envisions expanding eTraverse’s footprint across the Southern African Development Community and into Europe within the next five years. Gupta’s ambition and deep-rooted commitment to transformative change align seamlessly with WBS’s mission to cultivate leaders who drive positive societal change through business innovation and ethical leadership.

About Women in IT Awards Asia:

The Women in IT Awards Asia is a prestigious platform recognizing outstanding women in the information technology industry across Asia. It celebrates their leadership and contributions, inspiring diversity and innovation in the IT sector. For more information, visit [https://womeninitawards.com/asia/].

About Wits Business School:

Wits Business School (WBS) is the graduate school of business administration of the University of the Witwatersrand, ranked among the top tertiary institutes in Africa. WBS offers various postgraduate academic programs, executive education initiatives, and tailor-made, in-company programs; WBS delivers innovative, transformative, and immersive learning experiences using generative thinking methodologies. For more information, visit [WBS website link].