Balaji oversees the functions of HR Business Consulting, Diversity & Inclusion, and Corporate Social Responsibility for TCS' largest market, North America. Under his stewardship, TCS is using its technology innovation, thought leadership, and skill-based volunteering to impact the state of STEM education in North America, with a special focus on impacting women and young girls, minorities and under-represented groups.
Balaji serves as the Chair of STEMconnector®'s STEM Innovation Task Force SITF), Chairperson of NPower's (TCC Advisory Council, Vice-Chair of the Million Women Mentors (MWM) Leadership Council, Executive Committee of IMPACT 2030, World Economic Forum's Steering Committee, and is part of US Chamber of Commerce's Education, Employment & Training Committee (EETC).
Balaji was awarded the 2017 Charlie H. Moore Award for Leadership in Corporate Community Engagement by CECP, the CEO Force for Good and presented with the 2017 Million Women Mentors Male Champion of Change Award. He strongly believes in the unique opportunity to address today's societal challenges and open the doors to prosperity for all, through the combined power of purpose, people and technology.