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Shefaly speaks and writes on governance, risk, startups, leadership, creativity, innovation, design-thinking, technology, and strategy. She also conducts C-suite and board workshops in creativity and better decision-making.

Corporate clients and event organisers wishing to invite Shefaly to speak at your event or to discuss ideas about hands-on workshops may please contact her speaking agent here.

British state secondary schools wishing to ask Shefaly to speak may wish to contact Speakers 4 Schools.

For any other inquiries, please get in touch here.

Recent talks, panels and other appearances:

Panel speaker, Harnessing the power of data & analytics, BCG FI.Summit, CEMA-WESA, Vienna, March 27-28, 2019

Speaker, CivTech(R): Bringing AI to the Public Sector, Public Sector AI, February 13, 2019 (speaking in stead of Jack Morris)

Speaker, BBC Design + Engineering, January 17, 2019

Speaker, 30% Club & 2020 Women on Boards Event, November 15, 2018

Speaker, Artificial Intelligence: A Case of TCO outweighing the benefits, GRC Summit, November 13, 2018

Speaker on future growth, RBS Growing Inclusive Leadership in Technology – Edinburgh, October 29, 2018

Panellist on future growth, RBS Growing Inclusive Leadership in Technology, October 11, 2018

Panellist, Millennials in the Workplace, Women in Banking & Finance, April 30, 2018

Speaker, Adoreum Thought Leadership Breakfast Series, April 24, 2018

Panellist, Tackling The Skills Gap: AI & us, February 27, 2018

Pitch coach and judge, Hack for social benefit to create a more inclusive social environment for refugee women and children, with NatWest, Accenture, TechFugees, IBM and FriendlyFires, January 26-28, 2018

Startup&Bloom, November 21-22, 2017, discussing startups and boards on November 22, 2017

Growing Inclusive Leadership in Tech, October 2-6, 2017, speaking about future growth and inclusive leadership on October 2, 2017

Finding your way on board, an UPWARD Women London event, September 19, 2017

Surgery: How to overcome self-limiting beliefs and behaviours using what we know about decision-making, May 23, 2017

Boardroom Conversation: Financial Services Boards, February 23, 2017

The Policy Exchange’s launch of the report “Bitter Sweet Success?” – November 30, 2016

Women’s Entrepreneurship Day – November 19, 2016

The Mirror: Our Bodies, Our Selves – October 20, 2016

Female Founders Mentor Day – sold out and waitlisted session on business modelling – June 30, 2016

Learning from Diversity – a talk on National Women in Engineering Day, at Worldpay – June 29, 2016

How She Did It: Dealing with Cofounder Issues – March 10, 2016


London Stock Exchange, September 7, 2016.

The Financial Times, September 7, 2016.

City Philanthropy, June 23, 2016.

Past interviews:

Masters of Many features Shefaly Yogendra, August 11, 2017.

FashNerd’s Women In Tech series, as part of International Women’s Day, 2017.

How to build risk culture, as part of speaking at Enterprise Security & Risk Management Summit, 2016.

Ten Minutes of Inspiration with Shefaly Yogendra, September 29, 2016.

The inspiration behind Livyora, the power of stories and why I created Livyora, December 10, 2014.

Discussing design aesthetic in fine jewellery, June 23, 2013.