Vaishali Rastogi

Senior Partner and Managing Director, Boston Consulting Group

Vaishali Rastogi currently heads the South East Asia business for the Boston Consulting Group.  She became one of BCG’s first employees in India (#2), joining the Mumbai office two decades ago. From there, she moved to Singapore in 2000, and was elected as BCG’s first female partner of Indian descent globally.  She was honoured with the Young Global Leaders award by the World Economic Forum.

At BCG, Vaishali has held a number of leadership positions.  She served on BCG’s global Executive Committee which is responsible for the firm’s strategy and governance, as well on BCG’s Asia management team.  Among her many internal leadership roles, includes Women@BCG for many years, which she remains deeply passionate about.  Vaishali has led the sales/go to market topic globally across emerging markets, and has worked across 20+ emerging markets, in Asia and beyond.  She is active in the tech, digital and consumer sectors.  Vaishali set up the center for consumer insight in ASEAN, and has authored multiple publications on consumer insights in emerging markets, digital behaviours and go to market excellence.