Shiza Shahid is an entrepreneur and social activist of Pakistani origin. She is the CEO and co-founder of the <a href="http://www.malalafund.org/" target="_blank">Malala Fund</a>, the organization representing the young Pakistani activist who was shot by the Taliban for her campaign for girls’ education. A graduate of Stanford University, Shiza was previously a business analyst at McKinsey & Company in the Middle East. She is now leading Malala Fund in its work to empower girls through education, so they can recognize their potential and be agents of positive change in their communities. Shiza was recently named one of <a href="https://mail.sunshinesachs.com/owa/redir.aspx?C=6c768dd6c58c47adb3f5dcba246ab270&URL=http%3a%2f%2fideas.time.com%2f2013%2f12%2f06%2f30-under-30-shiza-shahid-and-the-malala-fund%2f" target="_blank">TIME Magazine’s 30 Under 30 World Changers.</a> and to <a href="http://www.forbes.com/sites/erincarlyle/2014/01/06/introducing-the-forbes-30-under-30-social-entrepreneurs-class-of-2014/" target="_blank">Forbes 30 Under 30 list</a> of social entrepreneurs.