Zehra is Head, Strategic Communications at Artha Global. Prior to joining Artha, she led communications and outreach for public policy think tanks, such as the Centre for Social and Economic Progress and the Brookings Institution’s India Centre in New Delhi. She has worked as an Assistant Editor at Hindustan Times where she coordinated digital features, edited news stories and wrote on history, culture and gender. She was also an Assistant Professor at the AJK Mass Communication Research Centre, Jamia Millia Islamia and taught journalism and communication to post-graduate students.
Zehra has a Masters degree in Journalism from AJK Mass Communication Research Centre and a Bachelors degree in English Literature from the University of Delhi.