Anoushka Gungadin

Anoushka Gungadin is a leadership advisor, board director, speaker and author.

A true global citizen, Anoushka has 20 years of International work & life experience across Africa, Europe & China and India. She brings a high level of cross-cultural, leadership and strategic expertise to her work, both locally and internationally.

Anoushka partners with founders, CEOs, Boards and business leaders to create their leadership and growth strategies. She specialises in working with skilled, experienced and enterprising women to build success on their own terms. Anoushka believes that women continue to be the most untapped resource for leadership and entrepreneurship, which is the inspiration behind her work.

Anoushka is sought after to speak on topics relating to board diversity, leadership, global business, gender gap and inclusive smart cities.

Anoushka sits on the Board of the Australia India Business Council (AIBC) in Victoria, the premier business council to foster bilateral trade and investment. She co-chairs the Women in Business chapter and heads the Education Industry roundtable of the AIBC. She is also a Director on the Board of Create Care Global, a NFP supporting vulnerable children and carers around the globe.

She has worked in corporates, start-ups and NFPs, across industries and countries. She launched her first business at the age of 24, entering and disrupting the event and conference industry in Mauritius.

She went on to set-up the finance department of the China offices of the biggest International French law firm, where she lived for 11 years before moving to Australia.

She launched her leadership consulting in Australia in 2013 and set up the Australian office of a German International management consulting firm. Later, she took on the CEO role of a NFP, to build leadership and growth. In true entrepreneurial spirit, she built strong brand recognition, extensive stakeholder networks and boosted performance and profitability before moving back to focus on her business.

Passionate about living her largest possible life, she aims to inspire others to do the same.

Speaker at the Ethical Enterprise Conference 2017