Vieshaka L Dutta is a senior HR professional and leads Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) at Publicis Sapient, in India. She has been associated with strategic HR efforts, Culture and Diversity and Inclusion for over 15 years. She is passionate about building community support groups and manages large networks focused on support for women and mothers and single parents. She also mentors organisations and institutions on their I&D journey and manages networks of professionals. She is a strong ally for LGBT+ support movement in India and supports advocacy for the community at workplaces.