As the Diversity and Inclusion Lead for Uber across Europe, Middle East and Africa, Raashi is responsible for building a culture and processes where diverse and inclusive teams drive innovation and growth, and where every individual has the ability and opportunity to reach their highest potential.
She is originally from India, but has been a bit of a nomad all her life, starting from a very young age when her parents decided to move across continents. This led to her studying in 10 different schools and being extremely passionate about traveling.
Raashi started her career in the Television Industry in India where she worked at a News Channel before making her mark as an Executive Producer for non-fiction shows.
Raashi joined Uber in 2013 in New Delhi to help launch and build the brand in the city. She then made her way to Amsterdam 4 years ago to join the EMEA Recruiting Team where she worked on a number of projects ranging from Employer Branding and building the Campus Recruiting program. She now leads the the company’s D&I efforts across the region and is based in Amsterdam.
Opening keynote: Culture eats strategy for breakfast - leveraging culture to build inclusive, high-performing teams