Executive Summary

GLOBAL EXPERIENCE

US-educated professional with 16 years of leadership experience in communications and public relations at globally recognized organizations such as USAID, USIP, World Bank, Adam Smith International, CNN, NPR, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and DFID. Worked in the USA with previous experience in Kenya, UAE, Pakistan, and Turkey.

CORPORATE AFFAIRS EXPERT

Built strategic roadmaps in diverse organizations to improve brand and reputation. Executed a transparent leadership approach to creating profitable stakeholder alliances. Built high-functioning teams in digital and similar industries. A spokesperson for organizations articulating core messaging and priorities.

SUSTAINABLE IMPACT

Led public messaging during the economic crisis and technological shifts that strengthened company resilience. Designed medium-term development sector projects to spur sustainable social impact outcomes, especially for marginalized communities.

JOURNALISM

Wrote 500 opinion pieces for various publications including the Guardian, Gulf News; TRT world, Arab News, the Express Tribune and Dawn. Interview features ran on National Public Radio, BBC World News, BBC Urdu, and Al Jazeera. Published author of Navigating Feminism.
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  • 2016 – NAVIGATING PAKISTANI FEMINISM – FIGHT BY FIGHT
  • 2018 – FIND YOUR WAY HOME – MAMA BOGOYA
  • 2019 – NAVIGATING FEMINISM – THE FIGHT GOES ON