Ms. Susan Dias
Susan Dias runs a Bombay based start-up, Native Brews that researches and develops indigenous Indian spirits. Through Native Brews, she wants to bring local Indian liquors to mainstream markets.
She has spent three years researching Mahua and all things related to it. After traveling across the country and understanding the history and current status of the spirit, she undertook a 6 month research study on the spirit with VSI, Pune. Susan is also a chartered accountant and, in another life, spent her days with mergers and acquisitions.