Zahra joined TASO in February 2021, after completing a traineeship in a social policy research unit at the European Parliament. Prior to this, Zahra interned at a French governmental agency, where she worked on behaviourally-informed public policies.

Zahra holds an undergraduate degree in Economics and Sociology from PSL University. She also holds an MSc in International Social and Public Policy from the London School of Economics, during which she completed a research project on students’ mental health and conducted a dissertation project on tuition fee trajectories in France and England.