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WBAF Global Women Leaders Committee | Action Plan 2021

Eva Andriyash took part of WBAF Global Women Leaders Committee Annual Meeting of the World Business Angels Investment Forum, an affiliated partner of the G20 Global Partnership for Financial Inclusion


WBAF Global Women Leaders Committee Annual Meeting took place on December 20, 2020.

During the Global Startup Committee annual meeting held speeches of:


  • H.E. Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic — President, WBAF Global Women Leaders Committee and President of the Republic of Croatia (2015−2020);

  • Angela Gerekou — Vice President, WBAF Global Women Leaders Committee and President of Greek National Tourism Organisation, Former Deputy Minister of Culture, Greece;

  • H.E. Dunya Maumoon — Vice President, WBAF Global Women Leaders Committee and Foreign Affairs Minister (2013−2016), Maldives;

  • Marie-Christine Oghly — Vice President, WBAF Global Women Leaders Committee and World President, World Women Entrepreneurship Federation (FCEM), France;

  • H.E. Martha Delgado — Vice President, WBAF Global Women Leaders Committee and Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mexico;

  • Swati Mandela — Vice President, WBAF Global Women Leaders Committee and WBAF High Commissioner, South Africa;

  • Lucy Chow — Secretary General, WBAF Global Women Leaders Committee and Senior Senator for UAE, World Business Angels Investment Forum;

  • Feryal Nass — Executive Council Member, WBAF Global Women Leaders Committee and High Commissioner World Business Angels Investment Forum, Bahrain;

  • Dr. Kyla L. Tennin — Executive Council Member, WBAF Global Women Leaders Committee and Senator World Business Angels Investment Forum, USA;

  • … as well as other members.

The Global Woman Leaders Committee of the World Business Angels Investment Forum:


  • Is committed to leveraging unique access to the world’s most influential woman leaders, policymakers and entrepreneurs uniting these global forces to harness their collective knowledge, address today’s critical issues, and generate innovative solutions to empower the world economy.

  • The first WBAF committee that dedicated to women, and its focus is on propelling women-led startups, scaleups, SMEs and high-growth businesses.

  • Is included global luminaries from the realms of business, art, politics, and philanthropy to shape and shake the future of the universal entrepreneurship ecosystem through global partnerships.

The plan for 2021 takes into account the Sustainable Development Agenda, and the Women Leaders Committee will consider impact-oriented projects from around the world.


Committee members work in close cooperation with each other to help shape regional and global agendas in the global and regional investment markets.

Through this cooperation, they all contribute to the global knowledge base and benefit from it as they develop the focus of Forum initiatives.

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