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Naz Beheshti

New York, NY, USA

Naz Beheshti, Executive Wellness Coach and CEO, Prananaz, empowers leaders and teams to fulfill their highest business, personal, and social potential through mindset and behavior change. She draws from her decade-long experience working in the high-stress environments of tech startups and Fortune 500 companies—including working directly for Steve Jobs at Apple. Jobs, her mentor is the inspiration behind her new book, Pause. Breathe. Choose: Become the CEO of Your Well-Being. Practicing a holistic approach rooted in mindfulness, neuroscience, and positive psychology, she has a deep understanding of the challenges leaders and teams face in high-pressure roles.

Naz is a regular Forbes contributor with over a hundred published articles on mindful leadership and corporate wellness and is also a contributor for Entrepreneur and Thrive Global. She holds a BA in Psychology from the University of California, Santa Cruz. She is a certified Holistic Health Coach, certified Transformational Coach, certified Advanced NLP (neuro-linguistic programming) Practitioner, certified yoga instructor, and lifelong practitioner, and trained TM (transcendental meditation) practitioner. She also co-founded Rise2Shine, a non-profit organization committed to helping alleviate the suffering of young children in Haiti.

Her work has been widely featured in the media, including CNBC, Forbes, BBC, Yahoo, Entrepreneur, Inc., Fast Company, Spirituality & Health, Yoga Journal, The Oprah Magazine, and many more.