Shwetal Shah

Position and Company: International Technology Partnerships Planner | MediaCom Global
Country: United Kingdom/India
Weblink: http://www.vahanischolarship.com/

Shwetal currently works at MediaCom Global as an International Technology Partnerships Planner and is on the Forbes Under 30 board London and a Trustee at Volunteer Centre Camden

She volunteers with Vahani (scholarship fund for students in India) and PeaceJam Europe (a youth conference with Nobel Peace Laureates)

Passionate about role model representation using the power of tech as a force for social change. Her collaboration with the Mayor of London, Cabinet Office, US Embassy, IBM, Microsoft, Mozilla has led to recognition from the Financial Times Top 100 in tech at the Houses of Parliament, Forbes Under 30 and European Commission

She has spoken alongside the Deputy Prime Minister of Belgium and the president of Google.org as a European Commission Young Leader  and endorsed for an Exceptional Talent Tech visa in the UK.

As a UN Empower Women champion she created an award winning documentary on women in tech which led to the Feminist Library in London creating a year long tech skills program. She created another documentary on Young Change Makers, which led to her being a BAFTA jury member for the children’s Film Awards Category.