Head of Dell’s 25,000 strong EMEA workforce, Hegarty is co-lead of the firm’s Global Women’s Network and also sits on its Global Diversity Council alongside company founder Michael Dell. His own team is now 37% female, up from only 6% when he took over in 2012. Hegarty is recognised by The Economist as a Top 10 Diversity Champion and is a member of the Irish government’s Better Balance for Business review group, examining why there are so few women in senior executive positions and at board level in Irish companies.
She Says: "Aongus truly believes in the business imperative and impact of diversity and inclusion. He will ask the tough questions that bring the equality agenda forward." Anja Monrad, senior vice president and general manager, CEE, Dell Technologies