Our Inspiring Women Series: In Conversation with Thorrun Govind

Our Inspiring Women Series: In Conversation with Thorrun Govind


What inspired you to work within Law and Healthcare?

I have always been interested in healthcare and that’s why I ended up studying to become a pharmacist- I wanted to be an accessible healthcare professional. I’ve also always had an interested in law- it touches every aspect of our lives.


What has been a highlight of your career so far?

It’s hard to pick just one, but the opportunities I have had to speak about healthcare on BBC Breakfast, Good Morning Britain and This Morning have been amazing and I love being able to provide healthcare expertise in this way.



Who inspired your careers?

My parents who have always instilled in me a strong work ethic and have encouraged my career.


What is your favourite item in your wardrobe and why?

My favourite items are my grandma’s earrings. She used to wear them all the time. I’m too scared to wear them in case I lose them but they have great sentimental value.


Describe your perfect party and the dress you would love to wear to it?

The perfect party would be Gatsby themed at the top of the Gherkin in London. The impressive views across London coupled with a glass of champagne would be the start of a fantastic evening. The perfect dress would of course be https://www.mayadeluxe.com/maya-pink-floral-embroidery-sequin-high-neck-midi-dress-pl9-0120-flpk


Describe your style (what do you wear for work, relaxing, and for getting dressed up!)

My style has changed slightly due to the pandemic- I used to love getting up and getting dressed for work- I still love a bit of power dressing. I also used to wear heels all the time.

I’m now wearing trainers a bit more, with all the running around I do.


What is the best piece of advice you have ever been given?

Take advice from people who are successfully doing what you want to do!


Share a style hack that has changed the way you dress.

Colour blocking- I love wearing a suit that’s all the same colour and I’m not afraid of bright colours anymore!

Photographs taken by @photoandflourish
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