Sudha Reddy


Hyderabad-based philanthropist Sudha Reddy, wife of billionaire Megha Krishna Reddy, was the only Indian at Met Gala 2021 and made her red carpet debut in a Falguni Shane Peacock gown that was inspired by the colors of the American flag, to reflect this year’s theme – ‘American Independence. and a ‘masterpiece of Indian craftsmanship’. The Met Gala 2021 arrived on the evening of September 13, and it was just as fabulous as ever before. With the theme “In America: A Lexicon of Fashion,” the night honored legendary American designers and their impact throughout fashion’s history. She paid a tribute to the ingenuity of American style with a spectacular creation put together by ace fashion designer duo Falguni Shane Peacock that was further accentuated with diamond jewellery from the gem maestro Farah Ali Khan. The gown took 250 hours of time to get made that perfect accompanied by jewelry designed by Farah Ali Khan. Hours before the Gala, Sudha was seen posting stories showing the tons of work that goes into going to the Gala.

Hailed as one of India Inc’s most noteworthy do-gooders, Sudha Reddy propounds the inclusive microcosm of billionaires. Moving from ‘cheque philanthropy’ to ‘hands-on philanthropy’, the Sudha Reddy Foundation has socially and economically empowered lakhs of people in Telangana. She wears many hats. The director of Megha Group of Industries and on the board as director of TruJet airlines, identified ‘Áction Against Hunger’  and ‘Breast Cancer Research Foundation as recipients, she is also known for her charity work. She’s working towards affordable healthcare and accessible education. Widely celebrated for her charitable disposition, her philosophy is inspired by late Princess Diana.

She was the only Indian to be nominated for The Global Gift Empowerment Of Women Award. With a commitment and vision to continually pledge out of her personal wealth, she handed over grants to two charities viz. ‘Action Against Hunger and Fight Hunger Foundation’ and ‘Breast Cancer Research Foundation’ in Paris with Elizabeth Hurley in attendance.

She has celebrated most of her birthday outside, but her 40th birthday was quite special, as she celebrated it in Hyderabad. The whole Hyderabad was colored with gold and black color to honor her and celebrate her birthday. Sudha Reddy, who has a degree in fashion and a keen interest in interior design, has done-up her house in classical European style.