Miki Agrawal is a public speaker, author, and entrepreneur who pioneered using technology to transform communities socially. She has been in the tech industry for over 15 years, building products at companies such as YouTube, Amazon, and Facebook. Miki is a pioneering social entrepreneur who uses technology to create impact. She is the CEO and Founder of THINX, a company that makes underwear and period-proof products that empower women to lead healthier, happier lives.
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Miki Agrawal was born on February 28, 1983, in New York City, USA. Agrawal was born in New York City, New York, and spent her childhood in Westchester County, New York. Miki also has a brother named Kedar Agrawal.
To shake things up in our lives, and to bring things up to the surface that have been bottled up for a long time, are actually important acts of self-love, which then spill over into the relationships around us, where love and understanding can flow much more freely.
— . (@twinmiki) October 17, 2022
Miki went to Hunter College High school and graduated in 2001. She then went to the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), where she studied visual communication with a minor in French and a concentration in fashion design. She also studied abroad at the Université du Rouen en Normandie and lived at the École Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris while studying at RISD.
Miki began her career as a designer for an Italian sportswear brand. After her studies in Paris, Miki worked at Pentagram in New York City and eventually became the Creative Director. Miki founded Thinx, which makes reusable period underwear for women. She also founded CoopHimmel, a wholesale marketplace for sustainable hemp products. Miki created the hashtag #bustybuddha to promote awareness and raised $20,000 for Girls Who Code from her #BuBrush campaign, which led to the creation of a second brush and $3,000 in donations to Thinx for every one of these brushes that she sold during six months. In 2016 Miki was featured as one of the Forbes 30 Under 30 list.
Miki Agrawal is a succesful e-commerce entrepreneur. She is the founder of successful companies. She creates and designs clothing for women to give them more confidence during their menstrual cycle, which is a very feminine-specific issue. She also focuses on sustainable cotton and hemp products.