Full Name
Ankwetta Beatrice Achaleke
Job Title
Founder and MD
Company
Globuntu Books
Speaker Bio
Ankwetta B. Achaleke is a trailblazing African woman with over 35 years of global expertise in diversity and inclusion, executive training, intercultural sensitivity, communication, and the art of books writing and publishing. For two decades, she has graced Austria with her wisdom, leaving an indelible mark as a facilitator, coach, and high-profile event manager. She was the founder and organiser of the World Diversity leadership Summit- EU and European Diversity, Inclusiveness and Business Congress from 2010-2014 in Vienna Austria. Mary Frances Winters, Andrés Tapai, Carmen Smith, Howard and Leslie Ross, Joe Santana etc., were among her high profile global speakers in 2011.

In 2015, Ankwetta embarked on a transformative journey back to Africa, spending seven impactful years in South Africa. Here, she delved into the rich philosophy of Ubuntu, channeling her discoveries into the creation of the GloBUNTU Mindshift. This personal and collective growth training tool, founded in 2012, draws inspiration from the leadership ethos of Nelson Mandela, the embodiment of Ubuntu.

From her roots in Cameroon to her thriving years in Austria and South Africa, Ankwetta's wealth of lessons, tools, and tips have culminated in a groundbreaking approach. Enter "The GloBUNTU Approach to successfully moving into, settling, and doing business in Africa" — a comprehensive guide presented through keynotes, workshops, and webinars. This transformative tool aims to make Africa more appealing to diasporas and foreign investors alike.

Ankwetta's influence extends beyond borders. With 35 books and 18 ebooks under her belt, many used in South African schools, she continues to be a prolific author. Fluent in English, German, and French, she effortlessly bridges linguistic and cultural divides.

Currently situated in Sao Tome and Principe, Ankwetta B. Achaleke stands as a beacon, illuminating the path to a more connected, inclusive, and prosperous Africa.
Ankwetta Beatrice Achaleke

Presenting at the following session(s):

Embracing Forgiveness as a Leadership Skill (Ubuntu Leadership)