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Julie Devoll, HBR: Welcome to the HBR Audio Quick Take. I’m Julie Devoll, Editor for Special Projects and Webinars at HBR. And today I am joined by Heidi Robertson, Corporate Head of Diversity and Inclusion and Employer Branding at ABB. ABB is a leading Global 500 technology company driving digital transformation through industrial automation, robotics and electrification. The company has recently launched its new ten-year diversity and inclusion strategy. Heidi, thanks so much for joining us today.

Heidi Robertson, ABB: Thank you for having me.

Julie Devoll, HBR: ABB has recently announced its new diversity and inclusion strategy, with some ambitious targets. Can you talk about the story behind the strategy, what it entails and how it came to be?

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