Expert Community

40+ global organizations committed to making change for women and other marginalized groups in their workplaces.

Catalyst Expert Community Supporters represent more than 40 global business organizations committed to making change for women and other marginalized groups in their workplaces. This prestigious coalition convenes to achieve collective impact through collaboration and continuous learning. With guidance and support from Catalyst experts, members strengthen their organizational approaches to accelerate progress for all women.

Our Mission

LEARN TOGETHER

 



This Community of companies from around the world explores challenges and best practices to create workplaces that work for all women regardless of race, ethnicity, culture, sexual orientation, gender identity, or ability.

 

BUILD TOGETHER

 



Through firsthand access to Catalyst research, experts, and one another, this Community helps to shape cutting-edge actionable tools and solutions to address critical organizational needs.

 

LEAD TOGETHER

 



The Expert Community amplifies its collective impact by sharing best practices not only with one another but also with the 500+ companies constituting the Catalyst global community. These leading companies set the pace.

 

The Benefits

  • Six meetings annually, convened by Catalyst, where we discuss the Community’s pressing issues and share innovative and practical solutions from both the Expert Community and Catalyst experts and research.
  • One learning conversation with a Catalyst expert annually (up to 90 minutes), on a topic selected from one of Catalyst’s four research pillars.
  • One speaking engagement (up to 60 minutes) annually on a topic selected from one of Catalyst’s four research pillars.
  • Eight tickets to the ERG mERGe event in June 2023.
  • Company name acknowledgment at all Catalyst events, including Catalyst Awards and Canada Honours.
  • Participation in new Catalyst e-learnings, trainings, and workshop pilots that focus on application of tools and talent-management strategies.
  • Opportunities to showcase your organization’s DEI best practices within the Expert Community as well as to the broader Catalyst global audience of over 500 companies.

Mariana Monteiro headshot

2023 Expert Community Chair

Mariana Monteiro

Executive Director of Diversity & Inclusion
Lockheed Martin


2022 Inaugural Expert Community Chair
Kimberly Myers, PhD
Principal, Strategy & Analytics
Deloitte Consulting LLP

Current Expert Community Members

Accenture
AIG
Altria
American Express
Bank of America
Bayer
Bechtel Corporation
BMO Financial
Boston Consulting Group
Capital One Financial Corporation
Cargill
Chevron
The Coca-Cola Company
ConocoPhillips
Debevoise & Plimpton
Dell Technologies
Deloitte

 

The Dow Chemical Company
Ecolab
EY
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Guardian
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
KeyBank
Kimberly-Clark
KKR
KPMG LLP
Lockheed Martin
McDonald’s
Micron Technology, Inc.
Morgan Stanley
Nationwide
Northrop Grumman
Pfizer

 

Phillips66
Procter & Gamble
Raytheon Technologies Corp.
Royal DSM
Scotiabank
Sodexo
Thomson Reuters
Uber
UnitedHealth Group
UPS
Verizon
VISA
Zoetis
Zuora