Ranjini Manian is a linguist, pioneering businesswoman, and homemaker who lives in the southern Indian city of Chennai. She was raised in Mumbai, where she studied French Literature at Elphinstone College and attended the University of Sorbonne in Paris. Ranjini is fluent in French, Japanese, Spanish, English, and several Indian languages. She’s traveled extensively, covering about 26 countries, for work as well as for the exploration of other cultures, making her a multicultural expert.
Ranjini founded Global Adjustments, India’s leading destination and cross-cultural services company. She created and continues to be the editor of India’s only free cultural magazine: At A Glance – Understanding India.
Under her leadership, Global Adjustments has been chosen as one of the top ten “cool companies” of India by Business Today and received several awards, including a commendation from the President of India.
In pursuit of their mission to ease people’s passage to India, the Global Adjustments team has worked in the past dozen years with Fortune 500 companies and people from 70 different nationalities.
Ranjini is supported in her pursuits by her husband, son, and daughter.