Ms. Rajyalakshmi Rao serves as the Non-executive Director on the board of GLOBAL Insurance Brokers. She brings valuable experience of understanding one of the important stakeholders of the business – Consumers. A woman with a broad vision, Ms. Rao has the distinction of working for 18 years in all the three levels of consumer grievances redressal courts - District Forum, State Commission, and National Commission. She has experience of addressing consumers issues from the grass-root level to the national level and this knowledge enabled her to deliver several landmark judgments in cases relating to medical negligence, insurance sector, construction business, and so on.
Ms. Rao is also the first woman elected as the National President of Indo American Chamber of Commerce and founder chairperson of All India Foundation of Deaf Women (15 states). She is the director on board of Tech Mahindra Ltd., Rewas Ports Ltd, member of the managing committee of IMC Chambers of Commerce, and advisory board member of Council for Fair Business Practices (CFBP).
In the past, she has served as the Member of Insurance Advisory Committee – Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India, Hyderabad (IRDAI). She was also the Member of Damodaran Committee of Reserve Bank of India to provide a report on 'Consumer Services in Banks' and Executive Committee member of SCWEC the SAARC Chamber of Commerce.
For her contribution in the field of work and social service, Ms. Rao has been honoured with many prestigious awards such as IBG Award of Business Excellence (Female)-2020, Dr. Ambedkar Ratna Award presented in United Nations, Prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Award for Excellence, The Hind Rattan- Sword of Honour in Bahrain, International World Telugu Conference – Women of Excellence, and FICCI FLO - Award of Professional Excellence. She has also authored 2 books - Consumer is King!! Know your Rights & Remedies and Consumer Rights and You.