DRIVING ECONOMIC PROSPERITY FOR BUSINESSWOMEN, CORPORATES AND INSTITUTIONS AROUND THE WORLD
“Our mission is to create a level playing field for women entrepreneurs seeking to grow their business internationally. By focusing on three pillars; working with trade promotion organisations, with corporations and women entrepreneurs, we build knowledge, capacity and frameworks to develop supportive ecosystems that address barriers and challenges. In so doing, we help realize the potential of international women-led businesses that drive economic prosperity.
Women’s economic empowerment is essential for sustainable development and inclusive growth”. Cynthia Balogh, Director
Our Founder and Director
Cynthia Balogh is a visionary thought leader in the women's economic empowerment space. A mix of international entrepreneurial experience and senior government roles in Australia and overseas has led her to be a champion and advocate for women in trade, women in leadership, diversity and inclusion, both domestically and internationally.
She is in demand to speak at international conferences, seminars, workshops and symposia.
Everyone loses: why can’t female entrepreneurs secure funding? International Trade Centre Newsletter, 2016
Women, global trade and what it takes to succeed, Melbourne University and Women in Global Business, 2015
Australia’s underestimated resource: women doing business globally, Melbourne University and Women in Global Business, 2013