CFA Society Emirates Career Talk series: where we talk about communicating with Impact. You’ll have an opportunity to:
● Learn simple yet practical tools that you use to create a stronger effect with your communication
● Understand what works for you and how to adjust your communication style to increase your influence.
● Take away tips you can continually use to sharpen and improve your communication skills.


Poonam Pandit is the Co-Founder and MD at Think Act Consulting, a boutique people advisory firm. She is an Organisational Psychologist & Executive Coach by profession and has worked in the public and private sectors including stints at the UK Civil Service and as Group Talent Director of a large UAE group. She has extensive experience in competency frameworks, selection, performance management, psychometric profiling, creating learning cultures and career and executive coaching. Poonam holds a Bachelor’s in Psychology and a Masters in Organisational Psychology.


Binod Shankar has spent 25 years in corporate life and entrepreneurship. He now spends his time as a keynote speaker, blogger and podcaster and as an active volunteer on the board of CFA Society Emirates where he is the Career Services chair. He is a Chartered Accountant, a CFA charter holder and a qualified Executive Coach and Mentor.