Shruthi is a Bangalorean. She completed her schooling in Sri Jagadguru Renukacharya school, Bangalore. She finished her Bachelors in Biotechnology in Seshadripuram First Grade College, Yelahanka and Masters in Shri Dharmastala Manjunatheshwara college, Dakshina Karnataka. She has experience in both industry and academia. So far, she has worked in two labs at IISc and two different industries in Bangalore. Her research interests are diabetes and related therapeutics, understanding the role of innate immune cell responses during transplantation. Apart from research, she is a loving mother and an excellent cook. She loves converting waste into a beautiful art piece with her craftsmanship skills. She is an expert in gardening and loves plants. She has at least 30+ varieties of exotic plants from various regions.