Jaimini Lakhani

Jaimini Lakhani


Jaimini has a wealth of business-focused Organisation Strategy and Design experience.  She is currently Director of Organisation Design and Development at the British Council, an international cultural relations organisation with offices in over 100 countries. For the past 2 years she has been working with the Executive Board aligning the organisation to achieve their ambitious social and commercial aspirations.

Prior to joining the British Council, Jaimini worked at Burberry as the Vice President of Organisation Design.  There she worked directly with the CEO and Executive team to design and implement sustainable organisation designs across the entire business to support 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 Ltd.) during the construction of Terminal 5 and Accenture.

Born in Uganda, educated in the USA and now based in the UK, she brings significant personal as well as work-based international experience.