Dr. Niru Kumar
Dr. Niru Kumar is a pioneer in the field of D&I in India. She has been impacting and transforming lives through a unique blend of expertise in modern medicine, Psychology, NLP and more than a decade of experience and knowledge in the field of Diversity and Inclusion.
Dr. Niru is a founder of a D&I Consulting firm, Ask Insight, a strategic partner with The FutureWork Institute.
Ask Insights is a woman-owned firm and is the only D&I Consulting firm which has partnered with the world’s best thought leaders in the field, like Dr. John Gray (author of Men are from Mars and Women are from Venus), Barbara Annis (The Gender Intelligence Group), Jennifer Brown (Jennifer Brown Consulting), and Alan Richter (QED Consulting).
Ask Insights, under the leadership of Dr. Niru, has transformed individuals and organisations through ground breaking insights and tools in the field of authentic Inclusion. Dr. Niru’s workshops are one of a kind as she skillfully uses Diversity and a wide variety of behavioural and attitudinal change techniques to bring profound transformation in personal and professional lives. From global leaders to frontline employees in plants in the remotest areas of India, she has trained more than 15,000 individuals across industries, with such clients as PepsiCo, EY, Walmart, Aditya Birla, Vodafone, PwC and many more.
She offers her expertise in Diversity Strategy, Policies, Assessments and Analytics covering areas of Gender, Generation, LGBTQ, Disability and Unconscious Bias .
Dr. Niru has received prestigious awards and recognition for her tireless work in the field. She has been invited by Diversity Forums Globally as a speaker and to participate in Research Events.
Having overcome the challenges of a significant physical disability herself, Dr. Niru’s work brings with it enormous passion and inspiration!