Cecilia Mbullah lost her dad at the age of 8. Life became so challenging for this young girl born in sub-Saharan Africa, however Cecilia fought back by starting her own sweet business with 50p and making a profit of approximately £50 after three months.
Despite several challenging years and all odds Cecilia worked tirelessly and graduated from university in the UK with a first class degree in business.
Whilst at University Cecilia was nominated a student ambassador and mentor where she empowered and inspired students to complete their studies. Nowadays as an award-winning speaker, Cecilia’s inspiring and practical sessions continue to have transformational effects on audiences worldwide. She is passionate about supporting the world’s leading organisations to develop the next generation of high performing leaders. Cecilia has shared her story on stages, conferences and media platforms all around the world. She has become extremely popular for her keynote speaking appearances due to her ability to deliver inspirational and practical content in a humorous, captivating and relaxed style. To date popular topics have included: Her inspirational soul searching journey, starting her business with £25 after University, diversity and inclusion in the workplace, leadership and resiliency.