Perspectives on Women in Management in India


This article provides a glimpse into the status of women in management in India. Based on in-depth interviews by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) with Indian professional men and women and findings from Indian research studies, this article aims to present perspectives that offer an increased awareness of the challenges and opportunities for women in management in India. Both Indian and non-Indian audiences will find this information insightful: Indian women considering career choices and/or aspiring to managerial roles, multinational corporations doing business in India, Indian corporations seeking a pipeline of talent and those wanting to learn about women anagers in the Indian context.