The Uma Show is a YouTube channel that aims to be "Your one stop journey to feeling empowered. We are a platform for change. We build confidence. We are your voice. We want you to embrace your inner Goddess of Go-Getting." Hosted by Uma Founder and award-winning gender, diversity, inclusion and career strategist, Rita Kakati-Shah, the channel brings success stories from leading women and international experts. This episode's theme is “Role Models in South Asian Sports.”
Rita talks with former Olympian swimmer and Svexa's Director of Partnerships Shikha Tandon. Tune in as they discuss swimming, The Olympic Games and the resilience, support and fighting spirit needed to excel as a professional South Asian athlete.
Shikha has an MSc in Biology and in Biotechnology, and is an Olympic Swimmer with 37 medals in international championships.