Pavita Cooper

Founder, More Difference


Pavita is founder and Director of More Difference a talent and career insight business that works with organisations and individuals to accelerate talent,
Pavita is recognised as a leading talent and diversity expert; she has over 25 years’ experience as an executive talent leader across a range of multi-sector global blue-chip organisations. Pavita has acted as an advisor to CEOs, executive teams and business leaders across sectors that include financial services, energy, consumer, professional services and luxury goods.

Having led in-house Board level appointments and promotion processes, she understands that organisations need fresh and innovative thinking for their ongoing talent challenges. Pavita combines her deep technical expertise with an ability to frame insights in a direct but compelling style.

Pavita is a passionate advocate of greater diversity across the C-Suite and committed to accelerating the progression of “hidden” talent: women, ethnic minorities and leaders from less traditional backgrounds.

Pavita is a Steering Committee Member of the 30 Percent Club, she sits on the Advisory Board of Business 3.0 as well as chairing the CMI BAME Research Advisory Board. Pavita serves as a Trustee of Kids Out.