Maureen Frank

Leading international business woman – former head of Mergers and Acquisitions for Aon in UK and Australia, Telstra Business Woman of the Year, BRW Rising Star and founder of emberin 10 years ago.

Diversity and inclusion expert – Maureen, with her ROI obsession has established over a dozen diversity councils in major organisations (most of which were the executive team), personally coached CEO’s on their journey and supported her client to achieve results, including supporting a number of organisations increase the number of women in senior leadership in record time: a telco (from 6% to 31% in 2 years), a mining company (from 8% to 23% in 2 years), a bank (from 11% to 33% in 3 years), a waste management business (from 8% to 19% in 1 year) and many more examples.

Speaker, entertainer and thought leader – she has spoken at conferences in five continents around the world.
Bestselling author, writer and creator – her books, publications and programs have been used by over 50,000 people worldwide.

Global Award winner – her clients have won multiple awards, acknowledging emberin as the cornerstone of success, including two global Catalyst Awards in New York.

Pioneer and challenger – Maureen pioneered the scalable engagement of men in the diversity and inclusion conversation globally, supported founding the Male Champions of Change (CEO’s of major companies supporting gender diversity) and engages CEO’s and leaders every week in understanding how inclusion enables not just diversity – but also engagement, innovation and collaboration.