Member / Shola Kaye
Shola Kaye is an award-winning international keynote speaker and author of two communication books. She speaks on Empathy in the Workplace, Inclusive Leadership and Communication. Whether you need an in-person or virtual keynote for thousands, or an intimate session for your senior leadership team, Shola will deliver in her typical engaging, interactive and insightful style.
She has a degree in Natural Sciences from Cambridge University, completed scientific research in the field of Neuroscience at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta, and spent a number of years working in the United States in financial services before returning to the UK.
She has also performed on four continents as a professional singer, which is why she values creating programmes that are high energy and absorbing.
Today she blends her background in both the sciences and the creative industries to share clear, effective communication frameworks that help people work better together. These are delivered in a high impact style. Typical events include global company keynotes, leadership development sessions, employee network meetings, women’s summits and industry conferences.
Shola’s writing has appeared in industry publications such as Management Today and HR Zone and she has been featured in Marie Claire, Harper’s Bazaar and on the BBC. Clients include Deloitte, American Express and The United Nations.
What clients say
The team is already looking at ways of modifying and improving our communication skills by using the frameworks Shola outlined.
Maria-Katia Sanchez, HR Strategic Partner, The United Nations Population Fund
A joy to work with. The content was so powerful and authentically delivered, our teams are still raving about it today.
Victoria Morrison, Global Marketing Director, Hotwire PR
Can’t thank you enough for an eye-opening session. A month after the training it’s still so fresh in our minds.
Highly recommended, Shola’s approach is very engaging and effective.
Our Diversity & Inclusion sponsor on the board of directors contacted me to say he really enjoyed the talk and how engaging it was for the audience.
Natasha Gibbs – Diversity & Inclusion Council, S-RM Corporate Intelligence