Host

Bushra Shaikh

BBC Apprentice Candidate

Speakers

Dr Zareen Roohi Ahmed

Dr Zareen Roohi Ahmed is the Founder & CEO of Gift Wellness, championing an award-winning range of natural products. Gift Wellness is a social enterprise, which aims to provide healthy lifestyle products that give customers a feeling of well-being and the knowledge they’re supporting a brand that cares about their individual needs as well as the needs of those less fortunate and the environment. www.giftwellness.co.uk

Lauren Booth has been motivating women to explore their authentic voice for more than 10 years.

As an internationally recognised motivational speaker, broadcaster and presenter, skills from a 20 year career on stage and TV to touch lives across the
world.

She is the author of the ground-breaking memoir ‘Finding Peace in the Holy Land’ about accepting Islam in the modern, western context. In 2019, this was adapted into ‘Accidentally Muslim’ a one woman show she performed 30 times at the 2019 Edinburgh Festival Fringe to brilliant reviews.

She is currently reading for a Masters Degree in Islamic Studies at the Markfield Institute of Higher Education.

Lauren Booth

Aina Khan OBE

Aina Khan OBE is a world-renowned International Family Lawyer and one of the leading experts in Islamic and Asian family law. She runs her own firm, Aina Khan Law.

Aina was honoured to receive an OBE in Her Majesty the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List 2018. She is the Founder & Director of the ‘Register Our Marriage’ (ROM) law reform campaign www.registerourmarriage.org: ‘Think a religious marriage gives you rights? Think again!’