A multi award-winning CEO, motivational speaker and diversity and inclusion campaigner and advocate. Cynthia has made it her mission to create equal opportunities for people from all walks of life and diverse communities in encouraging and motivating the next generation of leaders from under represented backgrounds. CEO & Founder of BAME Recruitment, a Diversity and Inclusion Services organisation founded to move the needle faster in driving fairer workplaces and opportunities. Our organisation works with candidates from ALL backgrounds, including but not limited to, those from underrepresented communities. We are a champion for candidates with protected characteristics; these include age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation - as well as working parents and women in leadership.
Cynthia is also Chair of the Board for Pop Up, a social enterprise working in collaboration with educational, literary and cultural organisations to enable children, empower teachers and engage families from all walks of life to read more widely and creatively. A Board Trustee for a Children's Charity, Over the Wall which supports children with serious illness and their families.