LGBTQ+ Inclusion at PwC India

Our Commitment

PwC India is dedicated to creating an environment where LGBTQ+ individuals are not only accepted but celebrated. We are guided by the principles of fairness, respect, and equal opportunities for all. We stand firmly against discrimination and harassment in all forms.

How we are taking action

Elevating LGBTQ+ Inclusion in line with our commitment to cultivating a more diverse and inclusive workplace, positioning it as a key driver for action in our Global Inclusion First strategy.

To cultivate spaces where our people can be their most authentic selves, we will continue to focus on the growth of our Shine inclusion networks , seeking opportunities to unify and amplify their efforts.

Fostering an environment where people feel able to share their lived experience and bring their best self to work and Using these insights to shape the work we do and support and drive our strategy.

To give our people a better understanding of LGBTQ+ lived experiences, we have comprehensive communications and educational materials to foster LGBTQ+ awareness and allyship

Fostering a culture where people feel comfortable talking openly about LGBTQ+ inclusion, asking for support and supporting others, whilst also recognising the implication of the specific legal nuances in India.

Our Initiatives

Employee Resource Groups

Our LGBTQ+ Employee Resource Group (ERG) know as Shine at PwC India serves as a safe space for LGBTQ+ employees to connect, share experiences, and advocate for inclusion.

Pride Celebrations

We proudly participate in Pride Month celebrations and host events to raise awareness of LGBTQ+ issues.

Training and Workshops

We conduct workshops and training sessions to educate employees on LGBTQ+ matters and foster empathy and allyship.

Equal Benefits

Our benefits policies are inclusive, extending equal benefits to LGBTQ+ couples and insurance for gender reaffirmation surgery.

Join Us in Celebrating Diversity

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At PwC India, we recognize that our LGBTQ+ colleagues bring unique perspectives and talents to our firm. We invite everyone to join us in celebrating diversity and LGBTQ+ inclusion, as we work together to create a workplace where everyone can be their authentic selves. Together, we are building a culture of respect, understanding, and equality for all, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.

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