Ruha Devanesan

Manager, Global Diversity & Inclusion
Symantec Corp.
Mountain View, California

Ruha Devanesan specializes in creating access for the disenfranchised, through law, technology and diversity initiatives. As Symantec's Manager of Global Diversity & Inclusion, she designs and executes strategies, policies and programs that help Symantec attract, retain and develop the best diverse talent in Cyber Security. Prior to joining Symantec, Ruha was Executive Director of the Internet Bar Organization, a nonprofit organization working to improve access to justice through technology through applied research in the fields of Online Dispute Resolution, mobile technology for dispute resolution, ICT4D, ICT4Peace and digital-economic inclusion for individuals in emerging economies. Ruha has a J.D. and Masters in International Relations from Boston University and is a former Fellow of the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard Law School.