Dell Executive Leads Boston Chapter of Nonprofit Targeting Diversity Gap in Tech Industry
longtime executive at Dell, a New England
Council member, is launching the local chapter of a nonprofit called Advancing
Women in Product (AWIP), which helps women enter and succeed in technical
product management roles. Bindu Tuli, Dell’s Director of Product Management, will
work to address the diversity gap in tech management by providing skill-based
training, networking events and executive mentorship.
outlined the first three objectives she has while working with AWIP. Initially,
she hopes to offer content in the form of panels or workshops that focus on
leadership, technology, and career building-related topics. She also aims to
build partnerships with other like-minded organizations that focus on gender
diversity. Finally, Tuli will work do develop an active community that works
together to advance this cause.
explained, “I am starting from scratch, but AWIP is a very established
organization; the San Francisco chapter has been there for over a year. My plan
for AWIP is to enable and empower women in tech leadership roles, and we plan
to do it by providing skill-based workshops as well as mentoring opportunities.
We also want to offer career guidance.”
Council applauds Bindu Tuli for her important work at Dell and AWIP, and for
encouraging greater diversity in the tech sector.