Shereen is a management consultant at Bain & Company and has worked out of its New York and Boston offices, where she has advised Fortune 500 companies in addressing critical strategic problems, such as cost optimization, growth strategy and organizational restructuring. Shereen graduated from Harvard with a B.A. in Applied Mathematics and Economics. Outside of consultancy work she is involved in youth mentorship programs.Shereen is a first generation Pakistani-American with an interest in her parents’ culture, and with supporting the Pakistani region’s development. At Harvard she helped create the Pakistani Students Association, and believes Pakistan and Afghanistan can be economically successful and politically stable if given the appropriate resources. Barakat’s mission speaks to this belief, because education is a resource that can help women and children move society forward, so Shereen is excited to play a role in Barakat’s growth and success.