Jaimini Lakhani

Director, Lumiere
Jaimini Lakhani

Jaimini Lakhani

Director, Lumiere

Biography

Jaimini has a wealth of business-focused Organisation Strategy and Design experience. She runs her own consulting practice, Lumiere, where she specialises in working with organisations of all sizes through pivotal moments of change. Jaimini most recently led Organisation Design and Change at the British Council where she worked with the Executive Board to achieve their ambitious social and commercial aspirations in cultural relations across more than 100 countries.

Jaimini is a keen supporter of start-ups and growing businesses. She is currently a Non-Executive Board member of Aha Retail Partners, the group behind the world’s first urban drone delivery.

Prior to the British Council, Jaimini worked at Burberry as the Vice President of Organisation Design. Working directly with the CEO and Executive team, they designed and implemented sustainable organisation designs across the entire business to enable year on year double-digit growth and elevate Burberry as a formidable luxury retail brand.

She has experience across both private and public sector organisations, including Tesco as they were expanding their non-foods sector, Northern Rock plc when the EU forced the demerger of the retail and mortgage business, The National Offender Management Service (part of the Home Office) when they merged the Prison and Probation service, Heathrow Airports Ltd (previously BAA) during the construction of Terminal 5 and Accenture across a number of international clients.

Born in Uganda, educated in the USA and now based in the UK, she enjoys blending her personal and work-based international experience.

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