Shamila Behal | Center for Victims of Torture

Shamila Behal

Board Member

Shamila Behal has been an instructor at various universities in San Antonio, Texas, namely UTSA, Trinity and St. Mary’s, in the accounting and finance disciplines. Besides earning an MBA in International Business & Finance, and a BSc Hons in Economics, she is also a licensed member with the Texas Board of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She has extensive financial experience, and besides teaching graduate-level courses, she also manages equity portfolio investments and family foundation/overseas-related projects. Ms. Behal formerly worked in the financial and audit divisions of American Express, Deloitte & Company in London and New York City, and for the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning in Nairobi, Kenya.


We heal victims of torture through unique services and professional care worldwide.

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We strengthen partners who heal torture survivors and work to prevent torture.

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We advocate for the protection & care of torture survivors and an end to torture.

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