Contact Dr Manjari Prashar


Manjari completed her PhD at Cranfield University developing a culturally-inclusive approach to women's career advancement in 2018. Manjari delivers executive coaching with the customised executive development team at Cranfield School of Management and contributes to teaching and research projects at Cranfield University. She lectures on cross cultural management in MBA and MSc courses at the University of Buckingham.

In addition to her academic interests, Manjari is an executive coach and runs a training company focusing on leadership in a cross cultural context. Manjari brings over 20 years of experience supporting the development of female talent into senior management in global organisations. Manjari's work experience spans across sectors including legal, banking and IT and across geographies including Canada, USA, France, India, Middle East, Far East and the UK. She works with Cranfield's Centre for Customised Executive Development for multinational organisations such as Linklaters and HSBC. Since 2017, she has also worked with Timewise on projects in nursing and wholesale to implement flexible working strategies aimed at attracting, retaining and progressing women into senior management.

Manjari's educational background includes PhD from Cranfield University School of Management as well as an MBA and a B.Comm from McGill University, Canada. Manjari speaks English, French and Hindi.