Sahar Andrade, MB.BCh is a Diversity & Culture Competence Speaker/ Consultant, as well as an International Marketing expert, Certified both as an E-marketer and Social Media Strategist. Sahar speaks 5 languages, a corporate and entrepreneurial Executive Marketing leader specializing in International marketing campaigns, strategic communications & leadership in cross cultural environments. She lived, been educated, and worked in 3 continents offering real world business experience with a straight-talk, hands-on approach to solving problems covering cultural competence, diversity and its effect on global marketing and sales.
For more than 15 years she has offered her expertise and insights to fortune 500 companies, non-profit organizations, Educational and healthcare institutions professionals seeking to develop a true competitive advantage for their organization through strategic global leadership development, cross-cultural competence, cross-cultural marketing and diversity practices.
She is a Board member at NAAAHR (National Association of African Americans in HR) the Los Angeles Chapter. She holds a Bachelor of Medicine& a Bachelor of Surgery, minor in Psychiatry from the Cairo University; and successfully completed a Mastery of Human Resources Studies Certificate Program.
Ms. Andrade MB.BCh has established a new approach to employee engagement for organizational development through Sahar Consulting, LLC. Signature program “D.I.A.L.O.G.™” that stands for (Diversity& Inclusion in Active Leadership for Organizational Growth) that serves as a key resource when developing and implementing best practices.
In addition, her thought leadership has been featured Diversity Executive Magazine, Diversity& Bar magazine; Medical Office Today; Parental Magazines etc…She also authors a column on Technorati “Diversity Café” and on the “Global Diversity factor” Portal.
She published a white paper “Culture Competence impact on Patients’ experience” for the Beryl Institute.
She has appeared multiple times on nationally syndicated radio like 1100 AM KFNX news radio, as well as blog talk radio programs. She has given speeches at USC campus and the Woodbury University, she also spoke at many conferences locally, in Canada and overseas.
Sahar’s work is driven by a relentless dedication to do away with the status quo and drive the development of world-class practices that demonstrate the impact of leadership development, diversity and inclusion on organizations’ financial performance and their bottom line dollar revenues.
Some of her clients include City of Burbank, City of West Hollywood, Los Angeles County: Department of Public Works, Berlitz International, San Gabriel Valley Chamber of Commerce, Professional fundraisers association in Ca, Major Non-profit organization in Los Angeles. Past clients in the Middle East: P&G, GE, E&Y, and Coca-Cola. Sahar Andrade is the founder of Sahar Consulting, LLC”
Sahar Andrade, MB.BCh
Diversity Consultant – Social Media Strategist
Sahar Consulting, LLC. – Home of the D.I.A.L.O.G.™ Programs
Diversity& Inclusion in Active Leadership Organizational Growth™
(Exchanging Ideas through Conversation)™