Rathu, a passionate visionary with an M.Tech from the College of Engineering, Trivandrum (CET), yearned to create more than just a career—she aspired to drive meaningful societal change. As a member of the Reddiar community, Rathu's heritage is integral to her identity. An engineer never envisioning herself as an entrepreneur, the launch of Mirali—a venture that truly brings her happiness—has unveiled the value of her generational knowledge. Through this journey, she has come to understand that while we forge ahead on new paths, the legacy of our history remains a guiding force within us.
Vidya, a Fashion Designer from Trivandrum and a graduate of NIFT Chennai, brings over 6 years of industry experience to her work. With a focus on sustainability and ethical fashion, she's passionate about making a positive impact. Having collaborated closely with the Balaramapuram handloom clusters has led her to Mirali, where she's excited to continue her mission of driving change in the industry for a better, more sustainable future.