Empowering Women & Children.

Community Developer.

Creative Strategist.

Social Impact Advocate & Advisor.

Speaker & Singer.

My Mission In every aspect of what I do I bring creativity, strategy, common sense and Dharma to inspire, build brands, and enrich communities. I thrive off helping those around me reach their potential and succeed – whether it be with the brands I serve at MSD, the people who benefit from our programming at The Desai Foundation, or by simply connecting my friends. I believe there is beauty and greatness in all of us.

Desai Foundation empowers women and children through community programs to elevate health and livelihood in the US and India.

MSD is a branding + strategic partnership advisory focused on impact and emerging brands.


Megha Desai runs two organizations aiming to make a positive change in the world. She is the founder of MSD and the President of the Desai Foundation. The Desai Foundation empowers women and children through community programming to elevate health & livelihood in the US and India. MSD is a marketing company for impact and emerging brands in New York City. She helps shape and grow brands + for-purpose organizations that are helping to change the world.


Cannes Lions, ONE Show Entertainment Pencil, Jay Chiat Award, Columbia University’s King’s Crown Leadership Awards


Summit Series, United Nations Foundation Council, Nexus Global Youth Summit, TiE Boston, The Impact Center, Barnard College, Columbia University, South Asians in Marketing, Media + Entertainment Association (SAMMA), Columbia’s Community Impact, NPR Generation Listen, SPARK Camp: Giving, Mashable Social Good, Civic Nation, United State of Women


Megha Desai has spoken at many conferences, schools and companies about social impact, the intersection of branding and impact, injecting social good into the DNA of your company, community development and India. She is the spokesperson for the Desai Foundation.

To book Megha to speak at your conference or company please email info@thedesaifoundation.org. 100% of proceeds from any speaking fees go directly to the the Desai Foundation.

Previous Speaking Engagements


Contact Megha

1216 Broadway, 3rd fl
New York, New York




© 2014. Megha Desai. Designed By: Monica Powell