Gautam Bhattacharyya, a London-based partner with Reed Smith and co-leader of the firm’s Indian Business Team, has been named as one of the 2019 EMpower 100 Ethnic Minority Executives. Bhattacharyya was also recognized on EMpower’s list in 2018.
The 2019 EMpower ethnic minority executives ranking, published in partnership with Yahoo Finance, celebrates 100 senior people of color who are leading by example and removing barriers on the pathway to success for ethnic minority employees.
EMpower noted in its profile of Bhattacharyya: “Gautam always finds the time to represent ethnic minority lawyers and welcome the future generation of lawyers to Reed Smith, where he sits on the firm’s global board. He actively mentors and encourages the firm’s young and aspiring lawyers, and regularly takes part in panel discussions at Reed Smith, sharing his experiences as a diverse senior lawyer. He also regularly meets students at open day events where he provides advice and insight to those wanting to enter the profession, offering work placements wherever possible.”
To read Bhattacharyya’s full profile and those of his fellow honorees, visit out-standing.org. If you are interested in finding out more about Diversity & Inclusion at Reed Smith, please visit reedsmith.com/en/diversity.
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