Saira Shah Halim
Saira Shah Halim is a writer, educator, theatre personality, corporate
In the past been a columnist with Femina Bangla on Etiquette and grooming.
Her works have been published in various national and international anthologies.
Her film ‘Ek Khaas Aadmi’ was premiered on NDTV Talkies and can be viewed on youtube.
She has fifteen years of experience in the corporate sector in senior roles in leading multinational companieslike Wipro Ltd,Infosys Technology L
Saira is known for her work as a gender and civil rights activist and has been invited nationally and internationally at leadership and global programmes as a thought leader and speaker. For the last two years shewas a delegate to the Ananta Godrej Aspen Ideas India 2016 held at Taj Damdama ,New Delhi.
In 2017 she’s been an invited speaker and a delegate at the Tata Steel Kolkata Literary Meet and as a speaker and a delegate at the prestigious Kalinga Literary Fest at Bhubhaneshwar Odisha.
Recently she was invited as a delegate and a performing poet at the prestigious ‘’Bangalore Poetry Festival” 2017
She has also been a delegate and a speaker at the Global Leadership Summit hosted by ‘Cochin Herald’ at the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce in December 2016 at Dubai.
As a popular culturist she regularly hosts events and launches books and authors across the country.
Saira is passionate about poetry and has a poetry collective that has done pioneering work in the revival of poetry.
Saira has travelled the length and breadth of the country and travelled extensively across the world growing up as an army officers daughter,she now resides in Kolkata with her husband and two young daughters and likes to believe that she is a ‘global citizen’.
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