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Sudesh Thevasenabathy

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Meet the mentor

Sudesh Thevasenabathy

Sudesh Thevasenabathy brings with over 25 years of experience specialising in customer experience, process efficiencies and change management across multiple industries including telecommunications, consumer products, manufacturing, banking, healthcare tech, insurance and D&I in Malaysia and Hong Kong, through his tenures with Ericsson, British American Tobacco, HSBC, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, AXA Hong Kong and now with Manulife Asia.
Sudesh is currently Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Asia at Manulife based in Hong Kong responsible for driving the DEI agenda across the region for employees and customers. At Manulife, Sudesh focusses his efforts on the workforce, workplace, community and the business to ensure inclusion is embedded across the organisation and beyond.
 Areas of Expertise: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. Operational Excellence. Change Management, Community Impact. Customer Experience
"Diversity drives innovation, inclusion drives creativity. It makes perfect business sense."
Sudesh Thevasenabathy, Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Asia of Manulife