"I believe buses of opportunity go past us every day.  
The only decision we ever really have to make is which one to jump on."
Seema Sharma
Championing Women & Young People

Seema routinely participates in empowerment activities to support leadership, innovation and entrepreneurship, with a particular focus on women and young people.  Notable initiatives and events in recent years include:

  • 2016 Roedean Rocks – working with a 10 strong group of like-minded women, Seema helped to found "Roedean Rocks", a social media forum for alumnae of her old school to share good news, and to give and receive career advice, mentoring and support to each other and particularly to young school leavers. Synopsis 
  • 2014 Scaling Innovation, with Britmex – Seema was invited to speak about overcoming challenges associated with scaling out of the box thinking, alongside an inspiring panel of esteemed speakers. Synopsis 
  • 2013 Rotary District 1090 Conference – keynote speaker about charitable work through Child-Action (formerly The Sharma Foundation) to explain how our work in India led to the establishment of UK based schools programmes to inspire social entrepreurship from a yong age. Synopsis
  • 2013 International Women’s Day, with Shri Swaminarayan Mandir:  "Celebrating Women: Above and Beyond"  -  speaker and panel participant at Shri Swaminarayan Mandir. Synopsis
  • 2012 Women Winning Against Poverty, with the Prince's Trust - Seema participated in a panel debate hosted by the British Asian Trust.  It was aimed at recognising the power of women as agents of change. Synopsis


  • 2012 International Women’s Day, with Angela Mortimer - keynote speaker at this annual event to support and mentor other women to help them reach their potential.  Synopsis


  • 2012 "Who Wears The Trousers" with Roedean School - panelist at Post AGM after dinner debate, Lansdowne Club. Synopsis

Recognition and Awards

Seema has been recognised widely for her contribution to promoting Women as Leaders, for her contribution to the Dental Industry and for her charitable work.

  • 2017 - Asian Power Couples HOT 100 - Honoured to be featured again with her husband in the definitive list of Asian Couples making an impact in their field  Seema Sharma and Sanjay Sharma  
  • 2016 - Dentistry Top 50 - Seema was featured once again in the 2016 Top 50 as one of the most inspirational people in UK dentistry by the professional circulation Dentistry. 
  • 2013 Leaders in Dentistry - Premium Practice Dentistry: - featured in a series about Leaders in Dentistry by Premium Practice Dentistry
  • 1995 Options Magazine Women in Business Award - presented by Richard Branson 
Features & Profiles

With her "can-do" attitude and her positive energy, Seema hopes to inspire women ito support each other and reach for the stars.

  • 2015 Asian Wome MEAN Business - a profile of inspirational Asian women.  AWMB
  • 2010 The Investor - front page feature about Seema's portfolio career by St James' Place Wealth Management Feature
  • 2010 Ultimate Life Lessons - featured in Eve-Grace Kelly's book "Ultimate Life Lessons: Take Control of your Life" Synopsis
  • 1995 Women of Substance - profiled at the age of just 28 in Pushpinder Chowdhry's book, "Women of Substance - profiles of Asian women in the UK"
  • 1995 Options Magazine - "Working Women mean Business" Award presented by Richard Branson