One of the highlights of the W-Power Trailblazers event held on March 29, 2017 in Mumbai was the panel discussion titled 'Gender Parity: What India Needs', featuring well-known personalities [L-R] Zia Mody, founder and senior partner, AZB & Partners; Chanda Kochhar, managing director and chief executive officer, ICICI Bank; Latha Venkatesh, executive editor at CNBC-TV18; Ronnie Screwvala, entrepreneur co-founder of UpGrad; Naina Lal Kidwai, chairman, Max Financial Services and former chairman, HSBC India, and Dilip Piramal, chairman, VIP Industries
The topic of the second panel discussion of the evening was ‘Women or Superwomen: Doing it all’.
The panelists included [L-R] Suchi Mukherjee, Founder and CEO, LimeRoad; Samina Vaziralli, Executive Vice Chairman, Cipla; Ameera Shah, Promoter and Managing Director, Metropolis Healthcare; moderator Sourav Majumdar, editor, Forbes India; Mariazeena Johnson, Managing Director, Sathyabama University; Sairee Chahal, Founder and CEO, Sheroes; Revathi Roy, Founder and CEO, Hey Dee Dee
Forbes India W-Power Trailblazers celebrates India’s brightest women entrepreneurs, innovators and game-changers. With gender diversity becoming an important talking point in corporate circles, positive strides are being made by organizations to include more women in leadership roles. The event recognizes and promotes significant achievements made by powerful women across varied sectors as they continue to lead and inspire in their respective fields. As an extension of our stellar jury-backed Forbes India W-Power Trailblazers List, the event features the innovations, successes and challenges encountered by these pioneering women on their journey towards success.