Birmingham City Business School
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After completion of her Chartered Accountancy Professional Qualification from India, Shaista worked and audited in many of the multi-national companies in India, almost two decades ago. She has also successfully completed her Qualification in Computer Audit (QiCA) from the Institute of Internal Auditors UK and Ireland. In December 2021, Shaista was presented with Womani Award for 2021 by Cambridge International Financial Advisory. Shaista was named in the top 50 influential women in Islamic Business & Finance.
She also retrained as a lecturer and completed her PGCE from the University of Greenwich in 2007 and channelled her love of teaching and interest in the accounting field and has lectured at Birmingham City University since 2008.