Catalyst Amplifies Global Impact in India With Interweave Consulting (Media Release)February 12, 2020
Interweave and Catalyst Celebrate Strategic Partnership at #InclusionNOW Conference
New York, New York – Catalyst and Interweave Consulting PVT LTD (Interweave) celebrated their strategic partnership in India at the consulting firm’s second annual #InclusionNOW Conference in Bangalore, India in February.
Catalyst President & CEO Lorraine Hariton gave the keynote address at the #InclusionNOW: Seeing It Through conference and participated in a fireside chat with Interweave CEO & Founder Nirmala Menon. They discussed women and the future of work; inclusive leadership; Catalyst’s diversity, equity, and inclusion priorities; and the evolving partnership between their organizations.
Catalyst, the global expert in accelerating progress for women through workplace inclusion, was the title sponsor of the conference. Catalyst provides pioneering research, practical tools, and proven solutions to accelerate and advance women into leadership.
The first-of-its-kind partnership was announced in February 2019. It enables Catalyst and Interweave to provide extensive support to companies across India in building workplaces that work for women.
By partnering with Interweave, based in Bangalore, Catalyst will accelerate its impact in the region, expanding its capabilities—informed by cultural influences and priorities—to offer its Supporter companies targeted and expertly facilitated training programs in the region to develop inclusive workplace cultures.
“Our partnership with Interweave is an incredible opportunity for Catalyst to expand its global impact in helping to create fair and equitable workplaces,” Hariton said. “We’re honored to work with Nirmala and her organization to establish relationships with corporate leaders across India to advance women in leadership.”
About Interweave: Interweave is a leading Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) solutions firm in India, founded by Nirmala Menon in the year 2006. Interweave provides culturally relevant D&I solutions that are based on their deep knowledge and experience of the Indian corporate world and their exposure to the global best practices. Interweave has partnered with over 350 companies across sectors and has helped facilitate more than 300,000 professionals to enhance the inclusive culture and processes of their organizations.
About Catalyst: Catalyst is a global nonprofit working with some of the world’s most powerful CEOs and leading companies to help build workplaces that work for women. Founded in 1962, Catalyst drives change with pioneering research, practical tools, and proven solutions to accelerate and advance women into leadership—because progress for women is progress for everyone.