Shilpa leads Deloitte’s Alternative Delivery Models agenda and programme and is passionate about Respect and Inclusion. She leads the award winning Women in Technology (WiT) network at Deloitte and is an active member and supporter of the Multi-Cultural Network (MCN). Shilpa has spoken at many WiT and MCN events to inspire members and clients and those from ethnic minority backgrounds to reach their full potential. Shilpa has mentored over 100 individuals within Deloitte and externally. She also mentors and speaks with students, including 100 women from India sponsored by the UK British Council to undertake their Masters at UK universities. Shilpa has appeared on BBC Radio London and Radio 4’s Women’s Hour discussing diversity and will be speaking at the upcoming Alpbach forum on ‘Unleashing Europe’s Digital Potential’. She is a Board member of the Institute of Coding’s Industry Advisory Board, focussed on widening participation and improving the industry relevance of computer science degrees. To inspire future BAME STEM talent she has sponsored and driven Deloitte’s participation in ‘Your Future, Your Ambition’ at the Emirates Stadium for six years. She has delivered ‘People Like Me’ training to inspire young girls to consider Physics A Level and has worked with CoderDojo to help children to learn coding skills.