Alexander Road High School (Completed in 1997)
University of Johannesburg (studied chiropractic medicine, which she completed in 2007)
She made her way into the public eye in 2004, when she played Linda McGinty, Ziggy’s girlfriend – in the E.TV soapie Backstage. Soon after she had a brief role in the SABC1 soapie Generations. She also appeared in a minor role in the 2007 mini-series Society. She began co-presenting the youth magazine show EMS Volume 1 on SABC1 on 2 October 2007.
Shashi completed a six-month stint on the MNET soapie Egoli in 2008, playing the role of Sureshni Patel. Shashi has partaken in a plethora of TV and Print commercials as a model and brand ambassador for: Sun International (With Charlize Theron) Woolworths (With Alek Wek), Coke Zero International, MTN, Nivea, Brutal Fruit, Jet, Edgars, Rama, Discovery, IEC SA, Samsung, Malaysian Airways, SA Tourism, Satisskin Body Wash, Skull Candy, DSTV India, Blow the Whistle Campaign, Dermalogica Skin Care, Jose Cuervo, SPAR Gsport Awards Ambassador and many more.
In 2008, Shashi was featured in the FHM calendar 2008, voted number 14 in FHM’s 100 sexiest women in the world, and forth in 2009. Shashi was also the cosmopolitan September 2008 cover girl and appeared in the 2009 Sports illustrated. Shashi was one of the leading personalities in all the Woolworth’s campaigns for 2008 and 2009.