Former SBI Chair Arundhati Bhattacharya Talks Women’s Empowerment


March 08, 2018

In March 2018, GLG hosted two events with GLG Network Member and former Chairman of the State Bank of India Arundhati Bhattacharya at GLG’s Hong Kong and Singapore offices. A champion of women’s rights, Arundhati Bhattacharya served as the first female chairperson of the State Bank of India (then unprecedented among Fortune 500 companies in the country). In 2016, Bhattacharya was named one of the of World’s 25 Most Powerful Women by Forbes. In her remarks, Bhattacharya sheds light on her illustrious 40-year career with the bank, the fight for gender equality, and some hard-won lessons learned as a pioneering female executive in India.

Watch highlights from Arundhati Bhattacharya’s talks:

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