Development in Newham – with Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz
The latest politician to appear in our webinar series of London Leaders is Rokhsana Fiaz OBE – Mayor of Newham from 13:00 – 14:00 on Wednesday 31 March.
In May 2018, Rokhsana Fiaz OBE was elected as Mayor of Newham, making her the first directly elected female mayor for any London borough. Prior to this, she became a councillor for Custom House Ward, and CEO of an international UNESCO supported charity promoting interfaith and global citizenship across the world. Whilst there, leading a project, in collaboration with the Commonwealth Secretariat, to support youth leadership globally.
Mayor Fiaz has led large-scale projects for local authorities, the European Commission and the Council of Europe, then in 2009 was honoured with the Officer of the Order of the British Empire for services to Black and Minority Communities within the UK.
To send in your questions for Mayor Fiaz please email Ali Craft.
If you have an ongoing project in Newham or are interested in opportunities there, please do join us for this free webinar and look out for more BECG London Leaders webinars very soon.