Break The Ceiling Touch the SkyTM 2017
The success and Leadership Summit for Women
May,11 2017. Mumbai

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The India Edition of Break the ceiling touch the sky  is the only summit in India led entirely by C-suite speakers and focused on best practices for women leaders to succeed at the highest level, learning from the best practices of the worlds best Companies, over 350 leaders will attend. This is a must-attend event to build women leaders via an action packed day of learning and development, networking and achievement customized for India.


There are  big changes in the economic landscape of India and the roles of women in leadership. This year’s India Edition focuses heavily on personal power and influence and preparing for the future by equipping self and teams with the relevant skills for success. This year’s event is also enhanced by more speakers with deep international experience  reflecting the  changing aspirations of women leaders in India – to  compete and succeed not just in India but anywhere in the world.


This conference is designed for directors, managers, leaders across functions and entrepreneurs as well. While content is customized for women leaders, men who support gender diversity are also welcome. Delegates include middle and senior representatives across functions, aspiring General Managers, and entrepreneurs as well. Any woman leader (or man who supports diversity) who wants to learn from the world’s best, should be at this summit.

Our distinguished Speakers

Richa Arora
Chief Operating Officer, Consumer Products Business, TATA Chemicals

Leanne Cutts
Group Head of Marketing, HSBC

Ann Mukherjee
Global Chief Marketing Officer, SC Johnson

Alex von Behr
President, vBA Consulting and former Global Chief Customer Officer, Unilever Plc

Stephanie Keen
Office Managing Partner, Hogan Lovells Lee & Lee, Singapore

Krish Iyer
President and CEO, Walmart India

Fatima Mahdi Karan
Consulting Editor, BTVI

General Manager – India Consumer and Professional Beauty, Coty Inc

Shantanu Khosla
Managing Director
Crompton Greaves Consumer Electricals Ltd

Mukta Arora
Chief Operating Officer, Eli Lilly Services India Pvt. Ltd.

Priya Nair
Executive Director, Hindustan Unilever Ltd.

T.R. Ramachandran
Group Country Manager, India & South Asia, Visa

Sam Balsara
Chairman, Madison World

Lynne Anne Davis
President and Senior Partner, FleishmanHillard Asia Pacific

Sunil A Bijlani
Sr. V.P. – Human Resources ‐ Asia Synchrony Financial  Hyderabad, India

Veena Gidwani
PR Consulting, Teaching & Training

Madhulika Mathur

Sangeeta Pendurkar
Managing Director, Kellogg India

Rohini Laya Venkateswaran
Associate Director – Sales Leader for Modern Retail & E Business, P&G

Kanchan Samtani
Partner & Managing Director, Boston Consulting Group, Mumbai

Siraj A Chaudhry
Chairman – Cargill India Private Limited

Manu Narang Wadhwa
Head-Human Resources & Services, Coca-Cola India & South West Asia

Debopama Sen
Head of Treasury and Trade Solutions
Citibank India Cluster

Shireesh Joshi
Head – Strategic marketing, Godrej Group.

Farhan Pettiwala

Bidisha Pillai
Director of Programme and Policy Impact, Save the Children India.

Shalini Girish
Director, Google Marketing Solutions, Google India

Max Rangel
Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific, SC Johnson & Son

Anthony A. Rose
Chairman and CEO, House of Rose Professional Pte. Ltd.

Annurag Batra
Chairman and Editor-in-Chief, BW Businessworld and exchange4media

Anantha Nayak
CEO, Cipla Health Ltd

Lara Balsara Vajifdar
Executive Director, Madison World

Ratika Prakash Gore
Asst. Professor. Dy. Chairperson (Industry Integration), Head of Career Development Programme at SPJIMR

Vasudevan Srinivasan
Director, CETC

Nishi Vasudeva
Former Chairman and Managing Director,
Hindustan Petroleum Corporation

Amit Narain
Head of HR, Nestle South Asia Region

Suman (Shumone) Chatterjee
General Manager, South Asia

Payal Agrawal
Director – Strategy & Market Development
Johnson & Johnson Medical India

More speakers to come…