Urja Shah is the president of Setco Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Setco Group of companies. The Setco Foundation implements the Setco Group’s corporate social responsibility initiatives focusing on education and health in underprivileged and marginalized communities.
Urja Shah holds a master’s degree in environmental science and policy from Duke University and a bachelor’s degree in environmental science from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She is also a qualified fashion designer and holds an associate’s degree from the Parsons School of Design in New York City.
She lives in Mumbai, India, with her husband, Harshal Shah, and their son, Hrehan. Together, they enjoy scuba-diving, traveling, hiking, watching movies, music and spending time with their little one.