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Verena Hefti

Verena Hefti, Founder of Leaders Plus

Verena Hefti has run highly successful leadership development programmes and events for 10 years in  Switzerland, Denmark and the UK, most recently as Regional Director at Teach First where she redesigned leadership development conferences and delivered leadership training to 400 Teach First participants. In her spare time, she volunteers as Chair of Trustees at Lewisham Citizens Advice.  After giving birth to baby Naira, she decided to help more new parents stay on the leadership trajectory and started to work on Leaders with Babies. She graduated with an MA with distinction in Social Anthropology from the University of Manchester where she studied gender equality in depth.