D&I in India Best Practice Awards Judging Panel

Focus Area | Tackling Workplace Inequality
Finalists were invited to meet with a Judging Panel w/c 3 November 2018.

To maintain the credibility of the D&I in India Best Practice Awards, we work hard to ensure a robust and objective judging process. This includes the formation of a Judging Panel with representation of the senior members of the Community Business team as well as external stakeholders.  

Each Judging Panel comprised: 

  • 2 representatives from Community Business 

  • 1 external experts/ experienced D&I corporate professionals

External Judges

All judges listed in alphabetical order by first name


Ashok Pamidi
CEO, NASSCOM Foundation 
Judge: Advancement of Women Award - General Category 


Geetha Kannan
Managing Director at Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology, India
Judge: Advancement of Women Award - Specific Category 


Prarthana Kaul
Co-founder, GiftAbled
Judge: Disability Confidence Award


Shubha Chacko
Executive Director, Solidarity Foundation 
Judge: LGBT+ Inclusion Award


Srini Ramaswami
Head - Diversity & Collaboration (India & APJC), Cisco 
Judge: Employee Network Award


Community Business Judges

All judges listed in alphabetical order by first name


Andrew McGregor 
Director, Organisation Capability, Community Business ​



Fern Ngai
CEO, Community Business ​


Jiby Joyce
Programme Manager, DIAN India, Community Business 



Kate Vernon 
Executive Director, Community Business 



Rashmi Vikram 
Senior Manager, India, Community Business ​