Elaine has been involved in the Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN) for over 12 years, and is a Senior Adviser to the Global Board of GEN. In returning to the UK in 2016, after living in the Middle East for 8 years, Elaine became a Co-Founder of GEN UK (one of the 180 GEN countries) and is frequently invited to speak at international conferences on entrepreneurship, diversity, innovation and creativity. As Co-Founder and Executive Director of GEN UK, Elaine focuses on consulting projects, women’s entrepreneurship and Global Entrepreneurship Week in UK.
Elaine has travelled to over 40 countries and delivered workshops and speaking engagements in over 20 countries. Elaine understands the complexities and demands of working cross-culturally and in diverse organisations.