Devyani is NED and Audit Chair at Norman Broadbent. She currently serves as CEO of the HR Tech Partnership, which runs a ‘Human Capital Digital Innovation Hub’ focused on digital/AI solutions around leadership, culture, and talent management. In addition, she is a Non-Executive Director and RemCo member at The Law Society and the British Quality Foundation.
During her executive career, Devyani has been an international and multi-sector FTSE 100 CHRO and Board member, effectively leading large, diverse, and multi- billion complex organisations through transformational change. She has been in global roles in successful companies across various industries, including Citibank, AT&T, British Gas, Rolls Royce, and BSI. Having lived and worked in China, Singapore, and Europe (and managed teams in the Americas & Middle East) she is very international in her outlook.
Devyani is considered a thought leader around the future of work, inclusive leadership, digitization of the workforce and is a well-known speaker at business events. Her biggest achievement however are her two daughters who have grown up to be successful compassionate individuals.
In her spare time Devyani enjoys reading, playing bridge and walking.
Devyani has received several international accolades:
2021 - Top 100 Digital Influencer around the Future of Work
2020 - Finalist-Asian Woman of Achievement, Technology & Digital
2017 - Financial Times Ethnic Leaders List
2015 - 100 Women to Watch, Cranfield Business School