Meet The Team

Neha Rao


Neha is sustainable textile designer from NID and does product innovation and development at HFL. Neha is passionate about sustainability, textiles and design. She has also worked on a project called SOOT, which is an innovative colorant developed from industrial waste. Neha loves travelling to unique and untouched places, experiencing new cultures and is a fair believer in collaboration.

Mansi Shah

Head, Business Development

With a background in communication design from NIFT and footwear design from The Footwearists in The Netherlands, Mansi manages brand communication and customer relationships at Hemp Fabric Lab. She's handled many different roles in the past; as a designer at Metro shoes, a manager at Rohit Gandhi + Rahul Khanna's art gallery in Delhi and has also done stints as an actor on tv commercials. Her goal now is on creating awareness about sustainable fashion in India and encouraging new, emerging designers to design responsibly. Work aside, she enjoys meeting and connecting with new people, doing shoe illustrations and advocating for leading a healthy, well-balanced lifestyle.