HCL Technologies, a leading global IT services provider, has been recognized as a Champion of Women’s Empowerment Principles. The company’s CEO, Anant Gupta, received the 2014 Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs) Leadership Award - 7 Principles. This award salutes CEOs for their exceptional championship of gender equality and support of the WEPs, in particular Principle One, which urges companies to establish high-level corporate leadership for gender equality.
The Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs), a joint initiative of UN Women and the UN Global Compact, emphasize the business case for corporate action to promote gender equality and women's empowerment.
HCL Technologies is a leading global IT services company working with clients in the areas that impact and redefine the core of their businesses. HCL leverages its extensive global offshore infrastructure and network of offices in 31countries to provide holistic, multi-service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Consumer Services, Public Services and Healthcare & Life sciences.