Asiya Shervani




Independent Consultant -Organizational Effectiveness

Current Role/Profession

Expert Advisor- Child Protection, Workplace Ethics and Sexual Harassment (Prevention & Redressal)

Languages Known

Hindi , English .

Profile & Introduction

Asiya Shervani has 20 years of experience in research, work and consulting in IT, Telecom, Computer Software, Engineering, Retail, Education and Nonprofit sector. She has supported several strategic interventions around talent and leadership development. She has helped build structures and policies which help sustain long-term growth and evolution of organizations. She works at the intersection of law, organizational policy, change and neuroscience.

Motivation to join GAP Coaching programme

Asiya switched from the corporate to social impact/education sector to help bring in socio-economic transformaton in the country as well as the region. She feels that one major way in which the development sector can be supported is by nurturing future leaders for this sector. As a GAP Coach, Asiya hopes to encourage some of the brightest younger talent to remain changemakers forever.

Domain/Area of focus

Education and Skill building

Experience in social change domain

Since 2012 Asiya has been supporting educational institutions, foundations and nonprofits with designing and implementing programs and curriculum on social justice and life skills. She is on the advisory board of many K-12 schools and nonprofits. She oversaw a large girls' education program for a well respected NGO.

Unique experiences and skills

Multidisciplinary approach, Problem Solving, Ideation, Perspective-building, Clear Communication & Feedback Skills, Listening Skills

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