Devyani Vaishampayan, Board Mentor, Criticaleye

Devyani Vaishampayan

Board Mentor


Devyani is an experienced Independent Non-executive Director. She is RemCo Chair and NED at Saietta Group plc, Audit Chair at Norman Broadbent plc, NED on the Audit Board at Mazars and on the RemCo Committee at The England and Wales Law Society. In addition, Devyani is CEO of the HR TECH Partnership which runs The Human Capital Digital Innovation Hub focused on Digital/AI solutions around leadership, culture and talent management.
Prior to this, Devyani has been an international and multi-sector FTSE 30 Group CHRO and Board member effectively leading large, diverse and multi-billion complex organizations through transformational change. She has had global roles in successful organizations across various industries such as Citibank, AT&T, British Gas, Rolls Royce and BSI. Having lived and worked in China, Singapore and Europe - and managed teams in the Americas & Middle East - she is very international in her outlook.
Devyani is considered a thought leader around the Future of Work, Inclusive Leadership, Digitization of the Workforce and is a well-known speaker at business events.
Devyani has received several international accolades:
2021 – Top 100 Digital Influencer around the Future of Work
2020 – Finalist-Asian Woman of Achievement, Technology & Digital
2017- Financial Times Ethnic Leaders List
2015 – 100 Women to Watch, Cranfield Business School

Legal & General Investment Management Google EY Hong Kong E.ON UK Jamieson Corporate Finance Veolia Water Technologies Tullow Oil plc Eton Bridge Partners Drax Group plc London Stock Exchange Workday Redwood Bank AntWorks GlaxoSmithKline plc Accenture LDC Royal London Group Cognizant Robert Walters Mayborn Group Bunzl plc Amazon UK Lightsource bp