Lawyer, Activist & Author

Dr Shola Mos-Shogbamimu is a powerful advocate for social change, avidly campaigning for human rights and championing social justice. With extensive academic and legal expertise, Dr Shola challenges systems of oppression, emphasizing the intersectionality of gender and race. Her honest communication style engages people across diverse platforms, inspiring audiences to join her in the pursuit of justice and equality. 

As a highly soughtafter speaker, Dr Shola addresses audiences across the globe on topics of DEI, leadership, and workplace culture. Her influence extends to prestigious organizations such as The United Nations and companies like Adobe, Deloitte, eBay and Apple. 

Dr Shola’s unique insights have been shared through her acclaimed book, This Is Why I Resist, and in numerous articles for major media outlets including The Times, The Independent, and CNN. She also makes regular TV appearances on CNN, BBC, ITV and Channel 4. 

Furthermore, Dr Shola is the Founder & Editor of Women in Leadership Publication, a diverse online platform paving the way for more women leaders. 

Beyond her spoken and written work, Dr Shola actively contributes to the empowerment of women and serves on L’Oréal’s Women Advisory Board. As a trustee for Reprieve UK, she supports its use of strategic interventions to advocate against the death penalty and human rights abuses. She has co-organised women’s marches and continues to actively support social campaigns for women.