Yorkshire RLG Member
Entrepreneur, engineer and chartered accountant
Griselda Togobo is a multi-faceted entrepreneur, engineer and chartered accountant. She currently uses her vast experience with multi-national businesses to assist individuals; small and medium enterprises on ambitious growth targets. She trained as a chartered accountant with Deloitte LLP and holds an MPhil in Industrial Systems, Manufacture and Management from Wolfson College, Cambridge University.
A regular speaker at conferences on gender and entrepreneurship, Griselda’s entrepreneurial journey was kick-started by the birth of her son. She is therefore very passionate about supporting women and works closely with an organizations that champion and advocate for increased female entrepreneurship, leadership and empowerment. An author, she writes on a variety of personal development and business topics for various publications and also periodically guest lectures on entrepreneurship at universities.
Griselda was recently named one of the Top 100 ‘Yorkshire’s Leading Women’ By The Business Insider Publication and also sits on the Advisory Board for the Faculty of Law and Business at Leeds Beckett University.
Griselda splits her time between her two companies:
- Forward Ladies, a 14,200-strong (and growing) UK based professional woman’s network and that also works with progressive companies wanting maximise the potential of their female talent. Forward Ladies is the most diverse and inclusive network of its kind.
- AWOVI Consulting, a business advisory and growth consultancy helping businesses owners to achieve their ambitious growth targets.