Women's Business is a collaboration of women aligned in their passion to amplify and empower Women of Colour in Australia. We collaborate with Australian organisations and provide strategies to develop programs that respectfully and authentically engage Women of Colour - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander & Culturally and Linguistically Diverse. Our key relationships are with Women & Leadership Australia and Women for Election Australia.
Kat is a descendant of the Meriam and Mua people of the Torres Strait Islands who has gained significant experience working in multinational organisations in Sydney, London & Edinburgh. She has worked for some of the world’s largest private sector companies including Andersons, ABN Amro, Société Générale in Australia, EY and Freshfields, The Pensions Regulator in UK. Kat is a an entrepreneur and specialises in Indigenous Business Consulting and Business Advisory. She is also Director of Politics in Colour and Blax Capital and holds leadership roles with Women & Leadership Australia and Women for Election Australia.
Marie is a proud Dunghutti and Gamilaroi woman, a mother of 5 Grandmother of 8. Marie is CEO of Koori Kulcha Experience, which provides catering, cross-cultural training, team building workshops and tourism. She is also Managing Director of Koori Kulcha Aboriginal Corporation, which runs Community Development Programs and is fully funded by Koori Kulcha Experience. Marie is a Director of Illawarra Wingecarribee Aboriginal Alliance; a Director of Hume Coal Charity; and lead negotiator for OCHRE , the community focused plan of the NSW Government. Her passions include fighting homelessness and empowering marginalised women.