Speakers and other contributors

EY - Dr. Gayathri Vasudevan

Dr. Gayathri Vasudevan

Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer
LabourNet Services India Private Limited

Dr. Gayathri Vasudevan has built LabourNet into a respected social enterprise by anchoring it to values of growth, transparency, social protection and inclusion. LabourNet has won numerous awards in the past few years for its model and contribution to society.

Gayathri has been extensively involved in policy issues and community mobilizations relating to livelihood, social security and the informal economy. She has a doctorate in development studies with more than 20 years of experience in both national and international organizations. She also has held several advisory posts within government.

Before joining LabourNet, Gayathri held senior positions at International Labour Organization and other multilateral organizations. She also has consulted with UNDP, UNICEF, NORAD, Work Bank and others. Gayathri frequently publishes in the areas of labor, employment and gender issues.