Jess Gosling is a UK Civil Servant, an Award-Winning Entrepreneur, Public Speaker, Academic & International Strategy/Culture/DiversityLeadership Consultant. Named 27th in the Top 100 Women Future Leaders 2020.
With an eclectic 10+ years in various sectors and industries, Jess has consistently strived to bridge the gap between culture, diplomacy and innovation. She spent over 7 years abroad in deployments with the United Nations, NGOs, civil society, startups in EMEA, MENA and LATAM regions.
She has built her career around interdisciplinary thinking, and adding value from a cross-sectorial approach. Last year, she began her PhD in interdisciplinary thinking, focusing on how soft power is understood, what metrics we use and how successful it is as a term.
Jess is the co-founder of the Growth & Grace Collective (G&G), a global network changing the narrative of upskilling, learning and development. And in January 2021, she launched Gosling & Co. to challenge the perceptions around self-promotion, unconscious biases and imposter syndrome facing women and under-represented groups.