Jyoti Chopra

Senior Vice President, Global Leader, Diversity & Inclusion

Pearson

Senior Vice President, Global Leader, Diversity & Inclusion

Pearson

About

Jyoti Chopra is an award winning diversity, inclusion and sustainability leader. She currently serves as Senior Vice President and Global Lead for diversity and inclusion at Pearson Plc. She is a member of the company’s Senior Leadership team. Her responsibilities include promoting a culture of inclusion that creates pathways for the continued recruitment, development and advancement of a diverse workforce and women in leadership. Her focus areas encompass diversity strategy development and execution, leading gender initiatives and employee resource groups, advancing diversity training and hiring. She works closely with the company’s product development teams and lines of business to ensure inclusion across all aspects of the company’s operations. Previously, Jyoti served as Chief Diversity Officer and Managing Director of Global Citizenship and Sustainability for BNY Mellon, from 2012 until 2018. Earlier, Jyoti worked as the global leader for communications and public relations at Deloitte, where she was responsible for external relations, executive and internal communications supporting the Global CEO and Executive team. Jyoti worked at Merrill Lynch from 1998 until 2009, which included serving as head of the Multicultural Business Development Group. Jyoti started her career in advocacy and gender based work at the United Nations.