Devyani Vaishampayan is the Managing Partner of the HR TECH Partnership, a People Tech Investment venture whose investors are all senior Non- Executive/Corporate Directors. Set up in London in 2016 the focus of the People TECH Fund is investment in Employee/Talent Digital Technology start-ups. The HR TECH Partnership also runs Human Capital Digital Innovation Hubs which help corporates/HR teams learn and experiment around the ‘Future of Work’.
Prior to this, Devyani has been an International and multi-sector Group CHRO and board member effectively leading large, diverse and multi-billion complex organisations through transformational change. She has done global roles in successful organisations across various industries such as Citibank, AT&T, British Gas, Rolls Royce and Petronas. Having lived and worked in China, Singapore and Europe (and managed teams in the Americas and Middle East) she is very international in her outlook. She is also the Non-Executive Director at the British Quality Foundation, and was included in the 2017 Financial Times Ethnic Minority Leaders List and 2016 FTSE 100 ‘Women to Watch’.
Devyani is considered a Thought Leader around the Future of Work and blends a unique perspective of digital innovation/investment along with the practical perspective of a practitioner.