Industry Chairperson: Ms. Kaku Nakhate

President & Country Head (India)

Bank of America N.A.


Honorary USG Co-Chairman: Mr. David J. Ranz 

Consul General

U.S. Consulate General, Mumbai


Secretariat: Ms. Surabhi Wahal

Regional Director – Western Region

Email: mumbai@amchamindia.com


Sector Overview


Our Motto :

Bring people together, treat differences as strengths and turn the unique contribution of every team member into an asset that contributes to the success of one and all


Our Mission :

Diversity and Inclusion has become a CEO-level issue around the world. Organizations of today operate as a network of teams, thrive on empowerment, open dialogues, and inclusive working styles. Leading organizations now see diversity and inclusion as a comprehensive strategy woven into every aspect of the talent life cycle to enhance employee engagement, improve brand, and drive performance. The era of diversity as a “check the box” initiative owned by HR is over. CEOs must take ownership and drive accountability among leaders at all levels to close the gap between what is said and actual impact.


Scope of the Committee :

  • Create a platform for networking, learning and sharing for industry experts
  • Best Practice Sharing opportunity
  • Invite industry experts to share their expertise and experience on leading practices and trends – Globally & Locally


Pillars of the D&I Committee :

  • Gender Diversity – Focus on Advancing Women
  • Disability
  • LGBT