Director and Curator
Maryam is the Director and Curator of TEDxLondon and TEDxLondonWomen and co-host of TEDxLondon’s podcast - Climate Curious. She has been coaching TED and TEDx speakers for ten years. The talks she has worked on have been distributed by TED to over twenty million viewers, influenced UK government policy and most importantly helped people use their voice to make change. She is a storytelling coach and consultant and since 2015 has been working with organisations and individuals to help them tell better stories. She specialises in supporting experts to speak effectively to non-experts, with a recent focus on climate change communication. Maryam has 10 years of experience in the human rights and charity sector and a background in psychology. She is currently a Visiting Fellow at the Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship at the University of Oxford where she focuses on impact storytelling.