Farhana and Farzana Haque: Breaking new ground while staying rooted

ABOUT FARHANA HAQUE: Farhana Haque is the Group Director for Devices at Microsoft India, responsible for all OEM businesses and relationships. As a global sales strategist and a new-age technology enthusiast, Haque has been driving thought leadership in the IoT space, that included setting up an IoT line of business for Vodafone India. An active mentor for startups, she campaigns unlocking human potential. Outside work, Haque is passionate about philanthropy and supports several non-profits, with a particular focus on women and children. She is also an avid painter and enjoys travelling.

ABOUT FARZANA HAQUE: Farzana Haque began her career with the TATA group as a management trainee and is now the Global Head for Strategic Group Accounts for TATA Consultancy Services. She is deeply invested in creating global brands and multi-billion dollar organisations out of India and serves on the Board of Mentors for School of Courage, a mentorship program for entrepreneurs to scale up and build Unicorns of their brands. Committed to getting more women on boards as well as providing more capital and mentorship to women entrepreneurs, Haque founded Stree Shakti. She is also the global brand ambassador for Catalyst for Women Entrepreneurs. She serves on the board of global women centric funds and is an investor in global women startups and organisations. Haque is one of the world’s leading voices and influencers on building large organisations, women empowerment, technology, youth development and education. She has been invited over the years to do plenary sessions and keynotes Harvard, Stanford, MIT, LBS and Wharton. She is also on the board of Glendale Academy -- that is helping build future leaders and is a patron of the Lincoln Centre for the Performing Arts and the Juilliard School in NYC. Haque works and divides her time between her homes in NYC and London and is also a mother of two boys.

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Farzana Haque

Global Business Leader and Mentor to Entrepreneurs

Farzana Haque began her career with TATA group as a management trainee and is now the Global Head for Strategic Group Accounts for Tata Consultancy Services. She is deeply invested in creating global brands & multi-billion dollar organisations out of India and serves on the Board of Mentors for School of Courage, a mentorship programme for entrepreneurs to scale up and build Unicorns of their brands. Committed to getting more women on Boards as well as providing more capital and mentorship to women entrepreneurs, Haque founded Stree Shakti. She is also the global brand ambassador for Catalyst for Women Entrepreneurs. She serves on the boards of global women centric funds and is an investor in global women start-ups and organisations. Haque is one of the world's leading voices and influencers on building large organisations, women empowerment, technology, youth development, and education. She has been invited over the years to do plenary sessions and keynotes at Harvard, Stanford, MIT, LBS, and Wharton. She is also on the Board of Glendale Academy - that is helping build future leaders and is a patron of the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and The Julliard School in NYC. Haque works and divides her time between her homes in NYC and London and is a mother of two boys.

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