The founder of PhoenixRize Consulting, Adaku Ezeudo attended a 3-day African Women Entrepreneurs Cooperative (AWEC) Leadership Summit in Cairo in 2018. It was a great honour to share my business journey, meet and inspire other ambitious entrepreneurs and form collaborations.

Adaku is also a mentor with the African Women Entrepreneurship Cooperative (AWEC), an innovative 12-month, leadership and business management capacity building program empowering 200 African women entrepreneurs with the knowledge and network needed to build resilient and scalable businesses. She mentors with five African based entrepreneurs annually, hosting monthly mentoring sessions, quarterly zoom calls and providing regular feedback to AWEC management team to enable insight on participant engagement and business support needs.