Malaika is a National Geographic Explorer, TV Presenter and wildlife filmmaker. Her work focuses on documenting stories of the natural world, with the aim to inspire conservation. As a Nat Geo Explorer, Malaika recently created a 3-part film series on community-led Big Cat conservation in India titled ‘Living with Predators’ that will be aired on Nat Geo Channel in 2020. She is passionate about advocating for lesser-known and endangered wildlife, and hosted an 8-part television series on species like the Slender Loris, Himalayan Black Bear, Purple Frog, Red Panda and King Cobra amongst others. Malaika is also a PADI DiveMaster, Cessna Pilot, competitive windsurfer and endurance horse rider. This July, she was nominated for the 2020 Panda award, also known as the Green Oscars for a documentary on wildlife trafficking produced by her production house, Untamed Planet Films.