Break the ceiling touch the sky® – the success and leadership summit for women® is today one of the world’s most admired “women in leadership” summit brands, with India as host to its powerful annual India Edition and the World Edition  anchored in Singapore. Important new regional editions for 2018 Include the AUSTRALIA, MIDDLE EAST, USA and UK. The summit is curated based on insights from over 7000 women leaders from across the world and has to date enhanced the skills of over 2200 women leaders from over 25 countries. It focuses on sharing best practices for success and leadership for women via a team of  200 C Suite international speakers to date from the world’s best Companies. The summit is intent on enabling women leaders everywhere to learn, network and achieve.  


The business landscape in India is changing dramatically. There exists a vast opportunity for India to provide increasing opportunity for its talented women leaders.  Increased female participation in society and in leadership is a top priority.   The 2018 India Edition of Break the ceiling touch the sky® builds on the success of earlier editions of the summit and is an excellent forum for  women leaders in India to learn, network and achieve at an international forum led by an ALL-CEO lineup of speakers.  The 2018 India Edition focuses heavily on enabling women leaders with the future skills, best practices, tools and technologies to literally break the glass ceiling in whatever they take on.  With its international experience, Break the ceiling touch the sky® is uniquely placed to support India’s vision to have more women leaders at the top.


This conference is designed for Senior Managers, Directors, and VPs across functions from across India. While content is customized for women leaders in the India context, men who support gender diversity are also welcome. Delegates include middle and senior representatives across functions, aspiring General Managers/CEOs, and entrepreneurs as well. Any woman leader (or man who supports diversity) who wants to learn from the India’s best leaders and  the world’s best Companies, should be at this summit. This summit combines the dual objective of learning from the best in the world and the best of Indian leaders. It is a forum that deeply engages men in the journey of women being successful and involves only the most  success and professional  leaders. The  2018 India  Edition is  limited to a max of 400 participants.

Break The Ceiling Touch the Sky® - INDIA Edition 2018
The success and Leadership Summit for Women
May 8, 2018. Mumbai,India
"To say that it (the 2017 India Edition) was a great event would be an understatement. It was a privilege to network and hear talented women driven with a passion to exceL. A great event and fantastic panel discussions."
Savitha Ayyappan, Philips India

Our distinguished Speakers

Christina Ruggiero
Chief Executive Officer, HindustanCoca-Cola Beverages Pvt.Ltd.

Sonali Dhawan
Brand Director, Procter and Gamble India

Richa Singh
CEO-Philips Home Healthcare

Mohit Anand
Managing Director, Kellogg India Pvt.Ltd.

General Manager – India Consumer and Professional Beauty Coty Inc.

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

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

Sam Balsara
Chairman, Madison World

Annurag Batra
Chairman, BW Businessworld and exchange4media Group

Shumone Chatterjee
General Manager, South Asia, SC Johnson

Amit Narain
Head of HR, Nestle South Asia Region

Rachel Catanach
Senior Partner and President of Greater China, FleishmanHillard

Priyanka Aggarwal
Partner and Director of BCG India

Lara Balsara Vajifdar
Executive Director, Madison World

Krish Iyer
President and CEO, Walmart India

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

Harish Sadani
Co-founder and Chief Functionary of Men Against Violence and Abuse (MAVA)

Gunjan Trivedi
Life Coach

Tejal Patil
General Counsel, GE South Asia

Vinita Dang Mohoni
Business and marketing strategy consultant

Abanti Sankaranarayanan
Chief Strategy & Corporate Affairs Officer, Diageo India

Manisha Gupta
Editor – Commodities and Currencies, CNBC TV 18

Sujatha Kumar
Head – Brand and Reputation, Marketing and Strategy, Google India

Meghna Pant
Award-Winning Author and Journalist

Bidisha Pilla
CEO, Save the Children India.

Chandramouli Venkatesan
Author – Catalyst and CEO (Special Projects) at Pidilite Industries Limited.

Megha Tata
Chief Operating Officer
BTVI (Business Television India)

more speakers to come….