4th Diversity & inclusion Excellence Awards & Conclave 2023

Managing Associates at SSRana and Co.

Anuradha Gandhi and Ananyaa Banerjee, Managing Associates at SSRANA & Co., graced the 4th Diversity & Inclusion Excellence Awards & Conclave 2023 organised by ASSOCHAM (The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India).

The inaugural session witnessed a welcome note by Anil Rajput, Chaiperson, ASSOCHAM National CSR Council and President-Corporate Affairs, ITC Limited followed by industry and special address by Sarika Minda, Chairperson, SparkMinda Foundation and Laxmi Narayan Tripathi, Transgender Rights Activist respectively. Susan Jane Ferguson, Country Representative at UN Women India was the keynote speaker for the session. The session emphasized on the influence of workforce diversity on business performance.

The Special Session on “Role of leadership in championing Diversity, Equity & Inclusion” aimed stressed at the significance if inclusion in Employee satisfaction and retention. The panelists for this session included, Vishal Kedia (He/Him/His), Co-chairperson, ASSOCHAM National Empowerment Council & Founder and Director, ComplyKaro Services Private Limited, Paneesh Rao, Chief Sustainability Officer, LTIMindtree, Anjali Bhatia, National Sales HR Head, Carlsberg India, Nikhil Moza, General Manager, Organisational Development, (Foods), ITC Ltd., Jayamalini Ramaratnam, Regional People Experience Director, IDP Education India, Gopinath Pullaihgari, Directir & Head HR, Verizon, Sahil Raheja, Director, Human Resources, Schneider Electric India.

The Third Session deliberated the Employee Sensitization and Training programs to create a more inclusive workforce. The panelists for this session included “Transforming Workforce Culture through Best D&I Policies & Practices included Muniraju S.B, Deputy Adviser, NITI Aayog, GoI, Anjna Singh Adv, Vice President (Global Delivery MPE), HCL Technologies India, Mukta Arora, Managing Director, Elanco Innovation and Alliance Centre, Praveen Karn, Head Group CSR, Spark Minda Group and Pooja Minocha, Vice President & CHRO, Bata India Limited.

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