Zahra Nedjabat is responsible for developing close relations with DW's partners and overseeing the company's diversity management.
Zahra Nedjabat took up the role of head of diversity, equality and inclusion at Deutsche Welle on 1 November 2019, with responsibility for promoting diversity within DW and in its representation on platforms for intercultural dialogue.
Zahra Nedjabat studied comparative literature, Islamic studies, philosophy and history in Bonn and Paris. Before joining DW in 2018, she worked as an editor and PR project manager at media.net berlinbrandenburg e.V. and as head of corporate communications and management consultant at TRIAD Berlin Projektgesellschaft mbH. Nedjabat gained journalistic experience at BBC World and RC 93.9 FM Paris. Since 2014, she has been organizing the Vienna International Christian-Islamic Summer University together with the University of Vienna.