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About WILL Forum

The "Forum for Women in Leadership", WILL Forum India-- is a unique and deeply committed mandate that will bring together senior women executives in leadership positions from across corporate India for an open dialogue on their aspirations, opportunities, nurturing mind-sets, mentoring and harnessing the rewards of collective thinking for improving the workplace in the coming years.

The WILL Forum will set the tone and a strong agenda for women executives across industry and lateral segments of Indian business and society ?including private sector, public sector, and multinational corporations ?to make an important case for leveraging the vast talent pool of women in the workplace and creating opportunities for them that will share the rewards of best business practices, and make a contribution to business and society.

Since inception in 2007, WILL Forum has successfully

  • Conducted more than 60 meetings across cities in India.
  • Brought together more than 3000 Women Executives to facilitate networking and collective thinking.
  • Guided 500 WILL Mentees across various industries
  • Published 14 distinguished Reports and Research Surveys on issues impacting women in workplace.

WILL Advisory Board
Chief Patron

Vice Chairman,
Crompton Grieves
  Poonam Barua
Founder Chairman,
WILL Forum India
  Richard Rekhy

Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Santrupt B. Misra,
CEO, Carbon Black Business & Director, Group H.R.
Aditya Birla Management Corporation

  K.S Kumar,
VP -Human Resources, Castrol India
  Dr. Ritu Anand
Vice President & Deputy Head - Global HR
Tata Consultancy Services
  Rohit Thakur
Head of Human Resources
Microsoft India
  Dr. Shubhro Sen
Tata Management Training Center
  Shravani Dang
Group Head - Corporate Communication
Avantha Group
  Adil Malia
Group President - Human Resources
Essar Group
  Amita Kasbekar
Vice President, Lead Women's Initiative
  Rupa Vora
Group Director-CFO Fund Initiatives
Infrastructure Development Finance Co. Ltd
  Raj Raghavan
Director-Human Resources, India
Amazon India
  Alpna Khera
Chief Executive Officer
Serco India
WILL Mentoring Council
  Sammy Medora
Chairman - Audit Committee Institute
  S.V. Nathan
Vice President HR
Deloitte Consulting India
  Sangeeta Singh
Executive Director ?Human Resources
  Sumit Chadha
Country Head, MD
Blackrock Services India
  Atul Sharma
Director HR
Monsanto Holdings
  David Lobo
Senior HR Leader
GE India
  Prameela Kalive
VP and Head GTS IMEA
Zensar Technologies
  Sandhya Vasudevan
Managing Director
Deutsche Bank
  Phillippa Mathewson,
Head - Training, Learning, Development and Corporate Sustainability,
Barclays Shared Services Pvt. Ltd.
  Sreekanth A,
Vice President & Chief of Human Resources,
Britannia Industries
  Sudha Dhar,
Cummins India

Sukanya Patwardhan,
Senior Practice Consultant, Tata Management Training Centre

Participating Companies
  Accenture Services Private Ltd.   Indian Oil Corporation  
  Aditya Birla Management Corporation   Infosys Technologies Limited  
  Aircel Ltd.   Infrastructure Development Finance Co.Ltd(IDFC)  
  Amazon Development Centre India   International Finance Corporation  
  American Express India Pvt. Ltd.   JSW Steel Limited  
  Avantha Group   KPMG  
  Axis Bank   Mahindra & Mahindra  
  Bank of America   Mahindra Lifespace Developers Limited  
  Barclays Shared Services Private Limited   Metlife Global Operations Support Center  
  Bharti Enterprises   Microsoft India  
  Blackrock Services India   Monsanto India Limited  
  Boehringer Ingelheim India   MSD Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd.  
  BP Castrol India   Nestle India Limited  
  Bristol-Myers Squibb   Novartis Healthcare  
  Britannia Industries Limited   Pfizer India  
  Broadridge Financial Solutions Pvt. Ltd.   Robert Bosch Engineering and Business  Solutions Limited  
  Capgemini India Private Limited   Sanofi India Limited  
  Citigroup   Serco India Pvt. Ltd.  
  Cummins India Limited   Sodexo India On-site Service Solutions  
  Deloitte U.S. Offices in India   Starwood Asia Pacific Hotels & Resorts Pte. Ltd.  
  Deutsche Bank   Tata Capital Limited  
  Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Limited   Tata Consultancy Services Limited  
  Eisai Pharmaceuticals India (Private) Limited   Tata Steel  
  Ernst & Young   Tata Tea  
  Essar Group   The Indian Hotels Company Ltd.  
  GE India   The Tata Power Company Limited  
  Genpact   The World Bank  
  Harvard Business School   Thomson Reuters  
  HCL Technologies   Vodafone India Ltd.  
  Headstrong   Zensar Technologies Limited  
  IBM India      
Research Reports



In pursuit Of Balance Leadership: Pioneering the Path for
Corporate India


WILL Mentees Learning Manual 2010


WILL User's Guide
WILL User's Guide: Mentoring Women in the Workplace

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Explore Our Blog
WILL Kolkatta Round Table

WILL Mentoring Lucknow

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WILL KPMG Round Table

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2nd WILL USA Conference

"Women in USA and Corporate India: Driving Balanced Leadership"

New York

Women Execs
Forge Links

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WILL @ Broadridge
"Good Governance Needs Great Women!"

"17th WILL Forum Meeting"
Hosted by
Broadridge Financial Solutions (India) Private Limited
February 14, 2013


11th WILL Forum Meeting

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Creating Women Business Leaders: Differentiating Styles of Women Executives"

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WILL Forum @ Wharton

WILL Forum @ Wharton : Why Wharton Shines!

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WILL Handbook

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