Careers of the Future

Careers of the Future is a podcast where students can learn from Ismailis at the leading edge of their fields about the future of work. Each episode discusses a particular field of work and explores what students interested in that field can do to prepare for their career.

Irfan Hemani (Deputy Director of Cyber Security at the UK Department for Digital) discusses his career journey and shares advice for students interested in the fields of cyber security and technology policy.

Product Management

Shemin Nurmohamed (Senior Vice President of Product Management at Pitney Bowes) discusses her career journey and shares advice for students interested in the field of product management.

Venture Capital

Karim Gillani (General Partner at Luge Capital) shares his career journey and discusses the future of the field of venture capital.

Business and Technology

Natasha Walji (Managing Director at Google) discusses how students interested in the intersection between business and technology can plan for their careers.

Management Consulting

In this episode, Amyn Merchant (Managing Director and Senior Partner at BCG) discusses the future of careers in management consulting and shares advice for students interested in the field.

The Arts

Interested in a career in The Arts? In this episode, Zeenat Lakhani shares her journey as a Bollywood screenwriter and discusses the skills necessary to succeed in this field.

Architecture and Design

Interested in a career in architecture or design? In this episode, Moyez Alwani (Global Head of Design at The Aga Khan Academies) shares his journey and discusses the skills necessary to succeed in these fields.

Finance and Economics

Interested in a career in finance or economics? In this episode, Dr. Sajjid Chinoy (Chief India Economist at JP Morgan) discusses the different career opportunities available in these fields and what skills students will need to succeed.

Education

Interested in a career in education? In this episode, Rahim Hirji (UK Country Manager at Quizlet) discusses how technology will change the field of education and what skills will be necessary to succeed in the field.

Fintech

Interested in a career in Fintech? In this episode, Aiaze Mitha (Fintech entrepreneur and investor) discusses the rapidly evolving field of Fintech and the various career opportunities available for students.

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