Manjinder Sidhu

Diversity, equity and inclusion manager, People

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Telephone: +44 (0)20 3463 7399
Languages: English, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu, German (basic), French (basic), Spanish (basic), Hebrew (basic)

Diversity, equality and inclusion specialist working for various organisations in multiple contexts. Manjinder is an award-winning human rights activist.


Anti-racism; decolonisation; diversity, equality and inclusion; mental health; wellbeing, LGBTQ+.

Before IIED

  • Senior diversity and inclusion partner, Innovate UK KTN
  • Inclusion and diversity content developer, Maximus UK
  • Diversity and inclusion manager, H.U.M.A.N., UK
  • Diversity and inclusion consultant, My Spiritual Soul, UK
  • Student wellbeing coach, equality and diversity lead, Sandwell Valley School, UK
  • Programme and communications coordinator, Video Volunteers, India
  • TV presenter and producer, Sikh Channel, UK
  • Human rights researcher and trainer, Central Tibetan Administration, India
  • Protection officer, UNHCR, Israel
  • Fundraising officer, UNICEF, Israel


  • MA, human rights
  • BA, Egyptian archaeology