Dr Farah Naqvi is an academician, writer, corporate trainer and HRD consultant. Currently, she is associated with Centre for Organization Development, Hyderabad as Management Faculty and rendering training and consulting services to many organizations across the globe in different professional capacities. In her academic & training career, she has worked with premier institutes like GCUE Kuwait, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA), IBA Bangalore, Centre for Organization Development Hyderabad (COD), ICFAI Hyderabad where she pursued her research, teaching and training pursuits. She has to her credit many Research Articles published in international refereed journals. She was invited as a keynote speaker in the sponsored session by the United Nations Development Fund for the consulting research project on ‘Perspectives of Indian Women Managers in the Public Sector’ published by the Indian Journal of Gender Studies- Sage Publications. Farah has Designed & Conducted Management Development Programs on behavioural and skill-based themes for a diverse clientele including the Ministry of Finance Govt. of Afghanistan, Oriental Bank of Commerce (Ind), Power Grid Corporation Ltd. (Ind), Bharat Electronics Ltd. (Ind), National Mineral Development Corporation Ltd. (Ind), BSNL telecom (Ind), College of Defence Management, Hyderabad, (Ind), Officers of Indian Administrative Services (IAS, IFS), Senior officers of Indian Army (Colonels, Majors), Senior officials of Airport Authority of India, to name a few. She has directed facets of staff leadership and consulting assignments on transformational and transitional change interventions based on Cultural Intelligence, Collaboration & Trust, Collective Ownership & Accountability to enhance employee engagement and intergroup conflict resolution for the employees ranging from Middle Management to VP-level.
Farah forayed into the literature world with her best selling fiction- ‘The light in Blackout’ in 2019 and ‘Jhumki’ in 2020. The books garnered great reviews featuring in the top 25 Fiction bestsellers list on Amazon within a month of its release. She has been featured for her literary work in leading English newspapers like The Hindu, Business Standard, Deccan Chronicle, The Asian Age, The Hans India, Dailyhunt, Newstrack, Newsnow, The India Observer (TIO), The Dispatch and many other online and print media.
Farah is a featured author, columnist and contributor in different newspapers and online portals such as The Dispatch, Human Capital, TIO (USA), The Hans India, Asian Chronicle, Deccan Chronicle, Asian Age, The Daily Brunch, Women’s Web, Standing Conference of Public Enterprises (SCOPE), and World Nation’s Writer Union (WNWU). She has been invited as a guest panellist for many national and international news channels and television shows such as CNBC, News X, Kuwait National Television (KTV2). She loves to express herself through her writing be it poetry, stories, articles or columns on varied themes.