Parmesh Shahani

Head: Godrej DEI Lab. Author: Queeristan; Gay Bombay. TED Senior Fellow, Godrej

Diversity & Inclusion, Strategy
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Parmesh Shahani


Parmesh is an author, LGBTQ inclusion advocate and Vice President at Godrej Industries Ltd. where he heads the Godrej India Culture Lab. He serves as part of FICCI's inaugural D&I task force and as a board member of Khoj International Artists’ Association. In the past, he has been a TED Senior Fellow (2018) Yale World Fellow (2014), a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader (2014), a Utrecht University-Impakt Fellow (2012), and an academy member of the Global Teacher Prize.

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