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The Global Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Benchmarks

2021 GDEIB Expert Panellists

Adam Travis

Adam Travis


Adam Travis joined Elsevier Head Office in January 2019, as Global Head of Inclusion & Diversity. His previous role was at Shell International B.V. where he was accountable for further development and implementation of the Shell Diversity & Inclusion strategy (e.g. a global campaign to close the gender gap in Engineering and Technology). Prior to Shell, he HR Director, Global Diversity & Inclusion with Nokia Corporation (Finland). And prior to Nokia, Adam held roles as VP Talent Management for ABN AMRO Bank and Head of Diversity & Inclusion at TNT. He has a passion of partnering with business leaders and inclusion champions, to define and execute an I&D strategy while driving meaningful progress in creating a more diverse, vibrant and inclusive workplaces.