Premika Thirumur (COO) is a business professional and entrepreneur with a passion to leave the world a bit better and a lot cleaner. Having spent 12 years of her career in the Social Welfare field, as a life coach, interpreter and advocate for the hearing impaired, public speaker and fund raiser, and disaster relief coordinator, she has developed a unique perspective and set of invaluable people skills which drive her in all she does. With 10 years of entrepreneurial experience in the highly dynamic and competitive Event Management industry her company – Butterfly Express- is one of the best known names in Bangalore for kids events. She is now getting back to her roots of Social Entrepreneurship and pursuing her lifelong dream and passion of a cleaner and better India. As a Director at Waste is Gold she is bringing all her experience and her multinational background to drive innovation, market connections, and business growth.