Head of DEICompany: Magic Leap
Role: Podcast Presenter / Session Presenter
Podcast Ep. 65: Developing Manager Inclusion Habits in the Virtual Workplace
Anu Mandapati is an award-winning global Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) and leadership development executive. She was named one of the top 100 DEI Leaders of 2021 and 2022, is the Global Head of DEIB at Magic Leap, and serves as DEI Coaching Center Faculty for The Forum on Workplace Inclusion. Anu has previously served as VP, Head of DEI and Leadership Development at Talking Talent, and US Diversity & Inclusion Coaching Leader at PwC.
Leveraging her experience as an ICF Professional Certified Coach (PCC), Certified Team Performance Coach (CTPC), and National Board Certified Health & Wellness Coach (NBC-HWC), Anu works at the intersection of leadership, relationships, well-being, and inclusion to coach executives and teams to navigate change, work across differences, amplify their impact, and shape a better future. She has also partnered with various global Fortune 500 organizations as a consultant to create their multi-year enterprise-wide DEI strategy.
Anu also has a passion for writing about leadership development and is a contributing author of two books, The Female CEO and A View from the Top: Exceptional Leadership Strategies for Women. Her leadership tips, tools, and strategies have been featured in various publications, including Forbes, Fortune, HR Daily Advisor, Inc., Money, and Yahoo.