146 Inspiring Women Leaders List 2021

Updated: Apr 14


As part of International Women's Day 2021, Diversein launched a campaign to recognise and reward inspiring women leaders globally. We are delighted to received hundreds of submissions with fantastic women who truly inspire people around them.


Congratulations to all the inspiring women who had a positive impact on other's life. You always went to great lengths to do your best. You care and help other women to achieve their goals. Keep shining bright and being a role model for next generations !




Here is the inspiring women leaders list 2021 (This list doesn't present any order)


  1. Hazel Chu - Lord Mayor of Dublin, Dublin City Council

  2. Vicky Phelan - Women's Health Advocate

  3. Ruth Leonard - Indeed

  4. Adaku Ezeudo - PhoenixRize Consulting

  5. Furkan Karayel - Diversein.com

  6. Evelyn Nomayo - Phase Innovate

  7. Dr. Helen Zidon - Aspen Pharma Group

  8. Anna Radulovski - WomenTech Network

  9. Abi Williams - Udemy

  10. Begum Genc - Women in AI

  11. Elizabeth Murphy - Brightflag

  12. Breda McCague - Bank of Ireland

  13. Claire Prouvost - Claire Provoust Illustrator

  14. Dr. Maura McAdam - Dublin City University

  15. Caroline Whaley - Shine for Women

  16. Daisy Auger-Dominguez - VICE Media Group

  17. Lauren Foley - Feminist YouTuber & Consultant

  18. Gina Oglesby - Back To Work Connect

  19. Vivian Acquah - Vive La Vive

  20. Rokhaya Diallo - LCI - La Chaine Info

  21. Melissa Romero - Baubo care

  22. Tamsin Napier-Munn - RawTalks Academy

  23. Sarah Chapman - 3M

  24. Danette Copestake - Wyelands Bank

  25. Gemma Hood - Culturehood

  26. Lisa McKenna - McKenna Solicitors

  27. Gosia Syta - Walk Your Talk

  28. Axela Rinoa - Axe Media

  29. Aleksandra Smolinska - Deem

  30. Alessandra Sala - Women in AI

  31. Kasia Łanucha - TCO International

  32. Veronika Vee Urbanska - Urbansky Consulting

  33. Magdalena Kuraczowska - WomenCo

  34. Laurat Ogunjobi - Cush Consulting Group

  35. Emma Rainey - The Brussels Binder

  36. Dr. Janet Awokoya - The Some Black Girls™

  37. Mary Carty - Wilson & Keys

  38. Nicaise Ishimwe - SheUps / WiTA

  39. Miren-Maialen Samper - Dublin Community Champion

  40. Joanne Kenney - Women in Research Ireland

  41. Kim Mackenzie-Doyle - The B!G Idea

  42. Charlotte Barker - Institute of Designers in Ireland (IDI)

  43. Lauren Currie - UPFRONT / Stride

  44. Victoria Groom - SSE Airtricity

  45. Róisín Healy - Version 1

  46. Orlaith Carmody - Gavin Duffy & Associates

  47. Olivia Carroll - Version 1

  48. Clare Kennelly - Inclusive Cork

  49. Aishling Ruigrok - Huckletree

  50. Dr Therese Moylan - IADT

  51. Oluwaseyi (Manuwa) Kehinde-Peters - Pan African Women Empowerment Network