DEEKSHA VATS
Chief Sustainability Officer, Aditya Birla Group

Deeksha Vats is a sustainability professional with over 25 years of work experience in both consulting and corporates at group and company levels. She worked across diverse industry sectors such as heavy and general manufacturing, utilities, retail, telecom, financial institutions, and also with Government bodies and multilateral funding agencies. The focus areas for these engagements have been climate change; energy mix transition; water risk mitigation; waste and contaminated site management; resource conservation; biodiversity; and forestry.

She is leading the sustainability agenda for Aditya Birla Group, across all its locations on strategic, operational, communication and advocacy aspects.

A regular speaker, panellist at sustainability events and Deeksha has been at the forefront of sustainability agenda in India through participation in working groups, industry bodies and expert networks.