Shaheena Janjuha-Jivraj

Shaheena Janjuha-Jivraj, PhD, FRSA

Associate Professor, HEC Paris

About Shaheena

Shaheena Janjuha-Jivraj is an associate professor in entrepreneurial leadership and gender diversity at HEC Paris in Qatar.

Over the last decade, Professor Janjuha-Jivraj has been working with leaders to develop innovative approaches to build on diversity teams to create innovative and effective cultures. She works with public organizations, NGOs, and private business leaders globally, including FTSE100 and Fortune 500, to help them transform their cultures and strengthen workplace cultures. Shaheena has worked on gender leadership policy reports for the Commonwealth Secretariat and U.K. Council, the European Union, and G20.

Professor Janjuha-Jivraj has held academic roles in the U.K. and set up Centres for Entrepreneurship at Brunel Business School and Henley Business School (HBS). She was also school director for diversity and inclusion at HBS. She holds a PhD in Family Business Management from Brunel Business School (U.K.), has attended courses from Harvard Business School, and completed IDEO Certification in Design Thinking.

Professor Janjuha-Jivraj is a regular contributor for Forbes, and her latest book, Futureproof Your Career, is published by Bloomsbury Press. She has written two other books, Championing Women Leaders: Beyond Sponsorship and Succession in Asian Family Firms, as well as chapters in books and other media publications.