Deepti Varma

HR Leader – APACME Corporate & Consumer, Amazon

Deepti Varma leads Corporate HR for Amazon in APAC and the Middle East. Prior to Amazon, Deepti was employed as Director – Human Resources with Dr. Reddy Laboratories heading Corporate HR and Talent Acquisition. . Over the last 23 years, she has been associated with diverse industries such as E-Commerce, Information Technology, Pharmaceuticals and Manufacturing Industry and has had significant global exposure to all facets of HR and organizational effectiveness.

16:45 - 17: 30

Friday 19th Nov 2021

Inclusion Outlook for the Future

The idea of diversity and inclusion has permeated the world of business. As the world moves ahead, the workplace will evolve β€” not just in terms of technological revolution, but also in terms of its human composition. Diversity and Inclusion have always been important but now as business and talent leaders gear up for the future of work, the need to create inclusive workplaces has further increased. It’s well known that companies that are more inclusive are more productive, more efficient and give better returns to shareholders. A report by BCG shows that companies that have more diverse management teams have 19% higher revenue due to innovation. Yet as per another Mckinsey research, 39% of the respondents say they have turned down or decided not to pursue a job because of a perceived lack of inclusion at an organization. Join the session to understand and implement the best in class inclusion practices find out why they are of utmost importance especially as we pay our path in the hybrid hyper growth market.