With her passion for creating everyday equality, Shani is a change agent, entrepreneur, disability blogger and advocate.
As Virgin Media’s Disability Programme Manager, she works across the business to coordinate activity to transform the experience for disabled employees and customers. Shani was previously an international event manager for over 10 years and is the founder of the Diversability Card, the official discount card for disabled people.
She blogs for the Huffington Post and Scope and regularly contributes to discussions around disability and diversity matters. As a member of several boards and committees, Shani is an ambassador for Scope and Include Me Too, and serves as a trustee for Styleability and Cysters.
In 2011, Shani graduated from the University Of Wolverhampton with a BA Honors in Event and Venue Management, her dissertation around barriers to accessible leisure was published by an American Charity.
A panel discussion on the problems, best practice, and opportunities of employing disabled people.