“I am thrilled to be involved with United By 2022, which will capitalise on the opportunities created by Birmingham 2022 - a defining moment for our city and our region. United by 2022 will help ensure that we carry forward the benefits of the Games and these have a lasting impact on people and communities. I am particularly excited about playing a part in stretching the legacy of the Games into as many of our diverse communities as possible".
Harj has wide experience and expertise in PR, governance, commercial, legal and finance matters, and is committed as a Trustee to deploying her skills, knowledge, networks and contacts to advance charitable aims and diverse community interests. Harj is Commercial Director and Co-Owner of Birmingham-based PR agency, Rewired PR which works with clients across the UK, including Cadbury World, Mondelez International and Birmingham Ormiston Academy.
Harj also serves as a Trustee of the Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre Trust Ltd, a charitable arts organisation which welcomes over 1 million visitors and participants each year through live performances, festivals, learning, participation, and community activities.
Harj started her career at international law firm Gowling WLG, where she worked as a commercial solicitor for over 10 years.