I am a serial entrepreneur, international keynote speaker, bestselling author and leading expert in helping people and organizations adapt to change. I am on a mission to unleash female leaders and accelerate their success.

I am the Founder & CEO of Beyond Barriers, a global leadership platform, that helps women gain momentum with adaptive strategies, digital-age skills, access to resources, and peer accountability cohorts. I am also the founder of BeyondCurious, an award-winning digital innovation agency that partners with large companies to unlock innovation with agile processes, design thinking and diverse cultures.

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Milken Institute Global Conference 2020

Building Equity in Entrepreneurship

Nikki Barua participates in this panel which highlights three companies that are strategically focused on equity in the field of entrepreneurship, as well as entrepreneurs who have engaged with these companies and implemented their visions to make an impact in their communities and beyond.


March 12, 2018 | San Diego, CA
The Agile Manifesto: How to successfully navigate through risk and uncertainty

Organizations across industries must focus on making their businesses agile in order to thrive in the midst of digital disruption. In this lightning chat innovation lab, Nikki Barua, CEO of BeyondCurious, will discuss why large companies must think and act with the agility of a startup to become digital businesses.