Women Leading Change 2022: Shortlists announced

Winners to be announced through a virtual event in the second week of March

Mar 02, 2022 06:35:00 AM | Article | Campaign India Team

Campaign India has announced the shortlists for the first edition of the 'Women Leading Change' awards. These awards are part of Campaign's programme to drive diversity and inclusion. 

The winners will be announced through a virtual event which is set to be held in the second week of March.

The jurors for the awards were:

  • Bhavana Mittal, chief growth officer and executive director, Bert Labs
  • Kavita Lakhani, president, WICCI and director, operations, Weber Shandwick
  • Manisha Kapoor,  secretary general, ASCI
  • Megha Tata, managing director, South Asia, Discovery Communications India
  • Nisha Narayanan, director and COO, Red FM and Magic FM
  • Rubeena Singh, country manager, Josh, (Verse Innovations)
  • Srividya Gopani, chief marketing and product officer, Interviewer.ai
  • Vishakha Singh, founder and creator, SHIFT
Here are the shortlists:
Entry CategoryEntrant NameEntrant Company  
WLC Business LeaderTanushree RadhakrishnanGroupM  
WLC Business LeaderSwati NathaniTeam Pumpkin  
WLC Business LeaderJazryk gillBBDO  
WLC Business LeaderPallave DixitCog Culture  
WLC Business LeaderDivya KaraniDentsu Advertising and Media Services India   
WLC Business LeaderPriyanka RishiBBDO India  
WLC Business LeaderDeepali SainiHavas Think Design  
WLC Business LeaderRajni DaswaniSoCheers  
     
Entry CategoryEntrant NameEntrant Company  
WLC CEO of the YearVishakha RMIndiaFirst Life Insurance   
WLC CEO of the YearSangeeta BardeHavas Life Sorento  
WLC CEO of the YearHeeru DingraIsobar Group  
WLC CEO of the YearNandini DiasLodestar UM  
WLC CEO of the YearDivya KaraniDentsu Advertising and Media Services India   
     
Entry CategoryEntrant NameEntrant Company  
WLC Creative CaptainAnkita KulkarniSoCheers  
WLC Creative CaptainShivani KamdarSoCheers  
WLC Creative CaptainZaarra KMotion Content Group ( Group M - WPP company)  
WLC Creative CaptainDeepshikha DeshmukhPooja Entertainment  
WLC Creative CaptainSonal MishraUnacademy  
     
Entry CategoryEntrant NameEntrant Company  
WLC Diverse - Inclusive Workplace of the YearSoCheersSoCheers  
     
Entry CategoryEntrant NameEntrant Company  
WLC Entrepreneurship of the YearShubhi AgarwalLocobuzz  
WLC Entrepreneurship of the YearSowmya IyerDViO Digital  
WLC Entrepreneurship of the YearNisha SinghaniaInfectious  
WLC Entrepreneurship of the YearTanvi JohriCarmesi  
WLC Entrepreneurship of the YearPallavi AgarwalGoSTOPS Hospitality  
     
Entry CategoryEntrant NameEntrant Company  
WLC Fintech Woman LeaderKavitha SubramanianUpstox  
     
Entry CategoryEntrant NameEntrant Company  
WLC Game ChangerTanvi JohriCarmesi  
WLC Game ChangerPunita KhatterSenocare Services  
     
Entry CategoryEntrant NameEntrant Company  
WLC Rising StarSunitha natarajanSocial Panga  
WLC Rising StarSomya JainRuder Finn Asia  
WLC Rising StarRaveena KumariSethiaShardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co.  
     
Entry CategoryEntrant NameEntrant Company  
WLC Technology ChiefMonomita Roy AvasaralaUnacademy  
     
Entry CategoryEntrant NameEntrant Company  
WLC Women Leading Change of the YearHeeru DingraIsobar Group  
WLC Women Leading Change of the YearAditi VermaThe HER Tribe  
WLC Women Leading Change of the YearSowmya IyerDViO Digitall  
     
Entry CategoryEntrant NameEntrant Company  
WLC Young Business LeaderDimpy YadavXaxis (GroupM media)  
WLC Young Business LeaderDivya MSITW Consulting  
WLC Young Business LeaderSmita SalgaonkarMedia.monks  
WLC Young Business LeaderChandni ShahKinnect  
     
Entry CategoryEntrant NameEntrant CompanyTitleBrand
WLC Diversity CampaignOn Purpose

On Purpose

Building a new age workplace through a GEDI lens (Gender, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion)On Purpose
WLC Diversity CampaignNikkita FernandesGlitch Media Big Little MovesBumble
     
Entry CategoryEntrant NameEntrant CompanyTitleBrand
WLC HR Management ChampionVandana TilwaniHavas Group IndiaWomen Who InspireGender Diversity Program
     
Entry CategoryEntrant NameEntrant CompanyTitleBrand
WLC Mentor of the YearVandana TilwaniHavas Group IndiaHavas Mentorship ProgramHavas Spark
WLC Mentor of the YearVanaja PillaiDDB Mudra GroupMentorship InitiativesMentorship initiatives
     
Entry CategoryEntrant NameEntrant CompanyTitleBrand
WLC Women Leadership ProgramVanaja PillaiDDB Mudra GroupPhyllis India ProjectPhyllis India Project