Speaker Shainoor KHOJA

Shainoor KHOJA, Roshan's Executive Director for many years, continues to embody the essence of Afghanistan's leading telecommunications provider. Created by Karim KHOJA, Roshan has made a significant contribution to the reconstruction and development of the country, which was then weakened by several decades of war. By supporting numerous projects and initiatives (health, education, technology, medicine), Roshan becomes the first Afghan company to achieve B-Corp status and successfully assumes its role as a mission-driven company.

Biography

Shainoor KHOJA was for many years Managing Director of Roshan Community, the CSR arm of Roshan, Afghanistan's leading telecommunications provider (6.5 million customers).

Created by Karim KHOJA, Roshan has made a significant contribution to the reconstruction and development of the country, which was then weakened by several decades of war. In particular, the company has invested in programmes for children, ensuring a brighter future for young Afghans, as well as for Afghan women and communities, creating tens of thousands of jobs. Building schools, playgrounds and wells, supporting entrepreneurial projects and telemedicine initiatives, Roshan has successfully assumed its role as a positive impact company.

In 2013, it became the first Afghan company to obtain the prestigious B-Corp status.

Shainoor KHOJA is also the founder of Better Business Enterprises, a consulting firm that assists companies from troubled regions of the world to implement sustainable approaches. This firm offers companies to work on the innovation of their business model, their local and international development, and their partnerships.

While Shainoor KHOJA is no longer the General Manager of Roshan, she still embodies its essence and represents its founder and current CEO, Karim KHOJA.

Office :
Spokesperson
Organization :
Roshan
Country :
Afghanistan