Manisha is a thought leader in the power of thinking from the edge and the CEO of the Centre for Inclusive Design, a centre of excellence in Inclusive design practice. The organisation works with clients to create relevant, actionable and valuable inclusive design processes and strategies. That value includes breakthrough innovation, greater connection with internal and external stakeholders, efficiency in service delivery and operations, de-biased decision-making, access to new markets, and compelling customer and employee experiences.
With over 20 years’ experience in strategic marketing, communication, transforming cultures and creativity, she brings together an impressive team of industry experts and global partners to focus on the areas ripe for disruption where we can make the greatest impact through inclusion. Manisha previously worked in the technology sector and with various government departments in environmental advocacy. She is passionate about social justice and business growth, and believes that when we combine the two, we get gold. She has academic qualifications in Social Science, Writing, and Business. Manisha is also on the Board of ADHD Australia and is a published novelist.