Associate Luminary And Facilitator


Zoya is an Associate of Luminary Advisory and Consulting and Founder and MD of Zoya Speaks. She is a Professional Speaker, Facilitator and Public Speaking Coach. She uses Public Speaking to assist individuals and organisations harness their leadership and competitive edge. As a facilitator, her areas of focus are Leadership, Team Development, Personal Branding and Presentation Skills. She is a member of the Duke Corporate Education Global Educator Network and is an Accredited Purposeful Teams Facilitator by Worldsview Academy.


Zoya’s experience as a Speaker spans almost a decade. She has had extensive speaking engagements both locally and abroad,  across the public, private and business sectors. This has exposed her to diverse environments and people. It is this exposure that has enabled her to develop and build her facilitation skills. She works with client satisfaction in mind and goes the extra mile to clearly understand the brief and deliver on it. She brings energy, empathy, subject knowledge and strong interpersonal skills to any environment that she works in. Zoya is a TED Speaker and two-time Public Speaking Champion for Southern Africa.


Zoya is a strong believer in the power of people to be the change that is needed in the world. She uses her energy to ignite energy in others, challenge people out of the comfort zone and in her facilitation, creates safe spaces for meaningful change to take place.

She has a particular call to use her skills to shape how women view themselves and how as a result of this, determine how they step out into society.

During her spare time she enjoys meeting people from all walks of life, trying out interesting experiences, cooking, taking solitary walks and spending time with family.

Contact Info

Email : zoya@luminaryac.co.za