About Us

The Global Women Inventors & Innovators Network is where we put the spotlight on the development of invaluable inventions and innovations from individuals, the workplace and the business environment. With a special focus on empowering women, we welcome your participation as we work towards a common goal of advancing new processes, services and products that benefit the quality of life of human kind. GlobalWIIN formally known as GWIIN and its team of experts have helped to shine the spotlight on the creativity of hundreds of women in Africa, Europe, Middle East, Asia, and North America and now in the Caribbean. Working with governments, leading industry experts, voluntary organisations, educational establishments, and the private sector, it has held award events, roundtables and seminars and provided information and guidance to support the women on their journey to success. aims to bridge the gender gap and find effective ways of bringing support, tools and information to empower women in achieving significant growth. From building digital infrastructures, new science to low technology, high viability concepts and products.

   – What we do –

One – Stop Shop & Support for:| Award Ceremonies | Equity & Commercialisation | Ingenious Collections | Innovative Leadership | Intellectual Property Awareness | Finance & Investment Awareness | Podcasts & Promotions | Product Development | Product Launches | Event Management | Speaking Engagements |Think Tanks |Training | Workshops • Vital Knowledge Exchange

HELP SHOWCASE! Increase the success rate of women’s originality & marketability of their developed concept, product or service.


HELP ACCESS INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES! Accessing support for seed capital from government and university programs including spin-out companies.


HELP BUILD STRATEGIC PARTNERS! Stimulating wider inclusiveness and the exchange of knowledge in areas such as the use of technology, science, engineering, intellectual property rights, access to finance, international trade, equity and commercialization.


HELP BUSINESS START UPS! eveloping business growth with characteristics that reinvent, set industry standards and radically create changes with impact.


HELP WITH COACHING & MENTORING! reation of initiatives that provide opportunities to benchmark skills, re-train, re-skill, re-tool and take advantage of current and emerging opportunities.


HELP WITH INCLUSIVITY! Strive to ensure that official innovation strategies, policies and projects take gender diversity into consideration with the need to develop effective policy goals and a range of applied services designed to contribute to social and economic growth.


Dr Bola Olabisi FRSA
Founder & CEO, GlobalWIIN
Education Consultant & Gender Diversity & Inclusivity Specialist

Dr Yvonne Thompson CBE
CBE, Founder WinTrade Global WBAF Senator, Author & Entrepreneur

Mark Sheahan FRSA
Inventor, Chair, GlobalWIIN Judging Panel, Business & IP Centre’s Inventor in Residence, and President of the Institute of Inventors & Patentees



Angela Strachan
Vice Chair, GlobalWIIN Judging Panel & International Trade Expert


Mohd Mustafa Al Bakri Abdullah, PhD (Special Adviser, Asia Pacific)
Professor in Construction Materials, Director, Research Management Centre (RMC), Center of Excellence Geopolymer and Green Technology (CEGeoGTech), Universiti Malaysia Perlis

Anne-Mari Rannamäe
President QUIN Women Inventors Estonia

Adebayo Jones
Sustainable Eco-Friendly Lifestyle, Fashion Designer Specialist & NESCO MGIEP Global Campaign

Abdul Rahim
Co-Founder, CrowdHelix – Collaboration Intelligence

Catherine Renner (Special Adviser, USA)
Founder & Editor in Chief, LiveStreamTimez

Elinora Inga Sigurdardottir (Special Adviser Europe)
Inventor, Founder, KVENN, President, EUWIIN (Europe) Board Member Institute Federation Women Network Expert Board

Maila Hakala
Founder, Past President, Quin Finland – Innovative Women in Finland

Madelein Mkunu (Special Adviser, Africa)
President, PAWIIN & Leading Women of Africa

Shirley Onabiyi
Solicitor (Managing Partner) – Sigisville Solicitors

Maria Xuereb
Projects and Design Specialist

Denize Leadette
Author, Artist & Founder of Peach, Mango, Maverick