VIOLA LLEWELLYN TO SPEAK AT WOMEN OF THE FUTURE SUMMIT, UK

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PRESS RELEASE

27th  October 2015

 

VIOLA LLEWELLYN TO SPEAK AT WOMEN OF THE FUTURE SUMMIT, UK:

“HARNESSING THE POWER OF COLLABORATION

LONDON, UK – Viola Llewellyn, Chief Operations Officer of Ovamba Solutions has been invited to speak at the Women of the Future Summit 2015. Her participation was confirmed by Pinky Lilani, CBE DL, Founder and Chairman.  The theme of the Summit is “COLLABORATION” and the main objective is to bring together innovators of today and tomorrow to explore the evolving values relevant to the next generation of female leaders.

Ms. Llewellyn will be joining other amazing speakers at London’s Park Lane Hilton to explore how the shifts in culture and leadership style reflect global challenges in a different light, creating new ideas and new opportunities, understanding the issues, and consider how progress can be made.

When asked about her participation in the summit, Ms. Llewellyn said. “I am really honoured that Pinky Lilani asked me to be a part of this!”  It is truly an honour.  Pinky has done so much to pave a path for young women globally.   This is exciting!”

The summit is being run in collaboration with Wilton Park and is supported by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office of the United Kingdom.  It is a 4-day programme starting on Monday October 26th and culminates in a formal Tea at Buckingham Palace on October 29th.  Ms. Llewellyn’s panel takes place on Tuesday, October 27th.  She will be presenting on Collaboration, Empowerment & Leadership.  With her on this panel are:

  • Sasha Havlicek, CEO, Institute for Strategic Dialogue
  • Sarah Sands, Editor, Evening Standard
  • Xavier Rolet, Chief Executive, London Stock Exchange Group

In 2014, the WOF summit attracted more than 300 delegates from around the globe. This event is expected to draw even larger numbers this year from over 25 countries.  Please visit the website www.womenofsummit.co.uk to register.

About Viola Llewellyn

Viola Llewellyn is the co-founder and Global Chief Operations Officer of Ovamba Solutions, Inc. (www.Ovamba.com). Ovamba is Africa’s first “Market Place Lending” technology platform created to fund African SME businesses.  Ms. Llewellyn is an honorary member of the board of trustees for the “International Women’s Think Tank” (www.iwthinktank.org) in Atlanta, Georgia where she guides IWTT on STEM issues, career and education development for girls, young women and globalization, she is on the advisory boards of the “Cameroonian American Chamber of Commerce” (CAMAM) in Maryland, USA, and on the Board of Africa’s leading tech hub and incubator ActivSpaces in Cameroon (www.ActivSpaces.com) where she drives female inclusion in Africa’s developing tech landscape.

For more information about Ovamba, Please visit www.ovamba.com

For more information about Viola Llewellyn, please email pr@fabafriq.com

About Women of the Future Summit

The Women of the Future Summit brings together innovators of today and tomorrow to explore the evolving values relevant to the next generation of leaders. We aim to inspire and energise the leaders of tomorrow and create a supportive global forum for them. Through their programmes, they have built a remarkable, informal community of influential women determined not only to build fruitful professional and personal relationships with one another, but to be advocates for an exciting new generation of business talent.

For more information, please visit www.womenofthefuture.co.uk

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