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Resources for meeting planners and event organisers

Why book Shola?

Click the button to view a pop-up window explaining why you should hire Shola for your upcoming event.


Download a variety of photographs of Shola you can use for your event. The link takes you to a Dropbox folder. You can select the photos you want before downloading.

Or use the hi-res photo below. Just click to download.

Shola Kaye - Speaker

Bureau Friendly Speaker Reel

View Shola’s bureau-friendlyvirtual speaker reel here:

and in-person speaking reel here:

or download them directly from Dropbox

BIOGRAPHIES – Please select the bio that best fits your event and audience, inspirational or resume-style.

Inspirational Biography

Shola Kaye is the author of two books and an award-winning international speaker on Communication, Inclusive Leadership and Empathy at Work. She’s passionate about helping organisations create an atmosphere of belonging for their people. When a workplace is fully inclusive and welcoming, amazing things happen. People are transformed into leaders. Teams and groups perform better. Everyone gains. Shola’s work has appeared in a variety of industry journals, she’s a LinkedIn Learning instructor, and her clients include The United Nations and Deloitte.

Resume-style Biography

Shola Kaye designs and runs programmes on communication, leadership, DEI and workplace empathy. She’s the author of two books, and an award-winning speaker. 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. She has also performed on four continents as a professional entertainer, which is why she values creating programmes that are both engaging and effective. 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.

A/V requirements

Shola prefers to use a wireless lavaliere microphone. If this is not available please provide a wireless, hand held mic as she likes to move around when she speaks.

Shola will email you her presentation a few days before in PDF and PowerPoint format, unless you state otherwise. If you need Shola to bring her own laptop, loaded with the presentation, please let us know at time of booking and tell us what kind of connection eg HDMI, VGA etc your projector has.

Photographs and video from your event

All footage to be provided to Shola within 14 days of the event.

Any questions, please email


Right click on the images below to select and then copy or save to your hard drive.