Karuna Nain

Director, Global Safety Policy at Facebook

Karuna Nain is the Director, Global Safety Policy at Facebook where she is responsible for working on issues of child online safety and well-being, women's safety, and suicide prevention. In her past seven years at Facebook, Karuna developed Facebook’s Safety Center, Parents Portal, Youth Portal and Digital Literacy Library, led the global expansion of the company’s suicide prevention resources and the pilot program for victims to proactively report non-consensually shared intimate images. Karuna serves on the board of the National Network to End Domestic Violence and is on the Family Online Safety Institute’s Member Group. Prior to Facebook, Karuna worked at the U.S. Embassy in India, Ernst & Young, India’s first 24x7 news channel, New Delhi Television and German Broadcaster Deutsche Welle.

Karuna is a graduate of St. Stephen’s College, University of Delhi, and has completed her post-graduate studies from Albert Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Germany; University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa and Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi, India.