Subarna Malakar MBA – 2017 Top 100 Under 50 Executive Leader


Subarna Malakar MBA
VP, Global Diversity and Inclusion
AHold Delhaize
Temple University Fox School of Business

Subarna led corporate responsibility, sustainability and inclusion efforts for Thomson Reuters, Asia as the Head of Corporate Responsibly and Inclusion Asia. He also provided strategic direction to Sodexo’s eight Global Employee Resource Groups and the Cross-Market Diversity Council — enabling Sodexo to operationalize diversity and inclusion. Under Subarna’s purview, Sodexo launched the Diversity Business Leadership Summit, a premier annual diversity event designed to extend the diversity and inclusion discipline to emerging and established leaders. His efforts resulted in several high-profile award wins for the organization including: the prestigious 2013 Catalyst Award, the European Diversity Award 2012, the Women in Leadership: China’s Most Friendly Employer 2012, and the Working Mums UK Employer of the Year Award, 2012. Subarna holds a Masters in Business Administration from Temple University, Fox School of Business and a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Maryland.