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Shiza Shahid          

Entrepreneur, Technologist, Investor, Impact Leader & Co-Founder of the Malala Fund

Shiza Shahid is a Pakistani social entrepreneur, social activist, investor, and educator. She is the co-founder and former CEO of the non-profit Malala Fund, which promotes education for every girl.

In 2013, she was included in Time's "30 Under 30" list of world change-makers, and in 2014, she was listed in Forbes's "30 Under 30" list of global social entrepreneurs. She is also well-known as the mentor of Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai.

After completing her higher studies in 2011, she pursued a career as an expert analyst at McKinsey & Company's Office in Dubai. In 2017, she co-founded NOW Ventures, which focuses on funding startups.

Speech Topics


Working with Malala and Founding the Malala Fund

Impact Investing in Female Entrepreneurs and Finding the Next Malala

How Businesses Can Appeal to Millennial Consumers Through Cause and Impact

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