Arati is the Inclusion and Diversity Sponsor for Accenture’s Advanced Technology Centers in India (ATCI). Under her leadership, various initiatives were designed and executed to advance women in technology. She is the lead for the ‘Grow Women in Leadership Programme’, which had over 150 women undertaking leadership skills in 2020, to help increase the percentage of women managing directors to at least 25 percent by 2020. She has overseen the virtual Parents@Work program in 2020, with 99 percent of mothers returning to work. She became the Program Chair for Grace Hopper Celebration India for the second consecutive year and is a passionate mentor to women technology professionals. Arati leads the India Practice for Artificial Intelligence and Data at ATCI and has 25+ years of experience in Machine Learning and Data Science solutions development. She holds a PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Rice University.