Managing Director at HEWLETT CONSULTING PARTNERS
Ripa Rashid, managing director at Hewlett Consulting Partners and senior vice president at the Center for Talent Innovation, is an internationally recognized expert on gender, global leadership and next generation talent strategies. The coauthor of Winning the War for Talent in Emerging Markets: Why Women are the Solution (Harvard Business Press, 2011), Asians in America: Unleashing the Potential of the “Model Minority” as well as numerous reports and whitepapers, Rashid has held senior management roles at Time Warner and MetLife and spent over 10 years as a management consultant with leading global firms including Booz & Company (now Strategy&), PwC, and Mitchell Madison Group. She has been featured by Fox News, Bloomberg, Newsweek, The Times of India, Hindustan Times, South China Morning Post and China Radio International, among other international media. An American citizen, she has lived and worked in Asia and South America and speaks four languages. She earned an AB cum laude in astronomy and astrophysics from Harvard University, an MA in anthropology from New York University and an MBA from INSEAD.