CE, Business Engage
Colleen is CE of Business Engage Association NPC and, a South African based organisation at the forefront of strategic thinking on gender main streaming in the private sector. She is also the President of the 30% Club Southern Africa, a global organisation of chairmen and other senior business leaders publicly committed to achieving 30% women on boards. Colleen is one of the leading voices for the sustainable advancement of women in the corporate and entrepreneurial space in South Africa today. She is also a member of the Global Board Ready Women Initiative and has represented BUSA at Nedlac in negotiating the Women Empowerment and Gender Equality Bill. Colleen was a representative on the steering committee for International Labour Organisation Programme on Gender and is one of only eleven ILO cadre in South Africa accredited as an expert in women entrepreneurship development.