Reshma Ramachandran

Senior Vice President & Group Head of Transformation at Adecco

Listen to Reshma Ramachandran

[Day 2]
4:30-5:30 (CET+4)
Theme: Embracing Intersectionality in Tech

Having grown up in rural India without access to reliable power, clean drinking water and other basic needs, her purpose to empower people to believe they have the power to choose and to enable people go beyond their self-limiting beliefs has shaped Reshma’s journey as a business leader over the last two decades.

Having lived in 13 countries across 3 continents, Reshma has positioned herself successfully as an innovative leader in solving complex business problems to enable reinventing organizations; creating environments of respect, inclusion & belongingness and building cultures that embrace lifelong learning and reinvention, including programs to upskill and reskill people to meet future needs.

She has a successful track record of delivering transformations in different industries and geographies covering sectors such as Power, Energy, Oil & gas and Transportation. She is a champion of diversity & inclusion, focusing mainly on inclusion and belongingness in organizations and is an advocate for more women in STEM.

In the several roles she has held, she was responsible for driving change and leading digital transformations leveraging the power of data and innovative business models. Her expertise in leadership and business transformations has been instrumental in unlocking several new streams of revenue by addressing the unarticulated needs of the customer.

Her skills have been recognized in the industry for Transformational Change, Influencing & Negotiation Technology & Innovation and Coaching. She is a continuous learner and walks the talk with continuing education from IMD business school, ESSEC business school and is currently in the process of upgrading her expertise in digital transformation.

She has delivered several key note speeches, motivational & inspirational talks and podcasts and believes in inspiring others with her journey from humble beginnings.