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Working Mother and Avtar Best Companies for Women in India

Furthering our vision of creating diverse, equitable and inclusive workplaces, we partnered with Working Mother, a gender parity champion in the US, to bring to India its largest gender analytics study, The Working Mother and Avtar Best Companies for Women in India (BCWI). Launched in 2016 to recognize the best practices towards gender inclusion of India Inc., the Study celebrates the Top 10 and 100 Best Companies for women in India with the most impactful gender diversity initiatives.

Participation in BCWI gives a company access to corporate India’s largest DEI benchmarking platform, helps companies share best practices, and learn from each other apart from being recognized on this prestigious platform and to be featured as a gender-inclusive employer.

Over the past six editions, the study has consistently received over 300 applications from companies across the industrial sectors of IT/ITES, BFSI, Consulting, FMCG, Manufacturing, Pharma, Education, Hospitality, Telecom etc., every year.

A company is eligible to participate in BCWI, if

  • It has operations in India
  • With a minimum of 500 employees in its Indian operations (The entire gender spectrum included)

Top 10 Best Companies for Women in India

Join us in celebrating the Top 10 Best Companies for Women in India! These companies have invested in one of the most important activities that will ensure the continued growth in Inclusion – that of data monitoring and benchmarking.

These two criteria are the difference between the most diverse, inclusive, successful companies and others. Companies that have understood the importance of data monitoring and benchmarking, and have been a part of this study consistently, see the amazing difference in their DEI journey.

Accenture Solutions Pvt Ltd

Citi India

Deloitte in India

Deutsche Bank Group


Genpact India Pvt. Ltd.


Infosys Limited

Mastercard Incorporated

ZS Associates India Pvt. Ltd.

100 Best Companies for Women in India

Thank you to the hundreds of companies that stepped forward to make a difference. You have successfully created a new benchmark for Diversity & Inclusion in Corporate India. Join us as we congratulate the 100 Best Companies for Women in India!

  • 2021
  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016