Ritu Kapoor : Gala Chair

Having spent her formative years in India, Ritu relocated to the UK in 1997. She has held a variety of roles across industries and sectors. Most notably, she has worked with Oxfordshire’s Human Rights & Equality Council for over 10 years in various capacities.

These include delivering tailored training courses to a variety of public and private sector organisations across the UK on the subject of Equality and Race Relations Law and acting as the Head Race Relations officer dealing with legal case work relating to incidences of racial discrimination.

Her last assignment at The Human Rights & Equality Council was as a Director of the wider organisation. Ritu holds a MSc in Human Resource Development from the University of Surrey. She lives in London with her husband Rakesh and two children and enjoys Hindustani Classical music and Yoga in her personal time.