The Savvitas Senate

Savvitas Senators are senior professionals bringing a wealth of experience and expertise to the organisation. Members are volunteers and assist in the development of policy and practice. Contributing to greater understanding of women in all aspects of business, career, and public life. Within Savvitas and in the wider community


Jill Pay

Chairman, The Gender Index, NED mnAI,

Former Sergeant at Arms UK Parliament

Founder & President

Helene Martin Gee

Savvitas founder and CEO, NED, Entrepreneur, Investor, G7, W20 & Parliamentary Adviser

Deputy Chairman

Susan Greenwood FRSA

Magistrate, Enterprise Champion

Sue Lawton MBE

Global Advisory Board for WEConnect International. Moderator, UN High Level Panel

Vanda Green

Owner at GreenLight Consulting

Director, BoardAble programme

Brenda King MBE

CEO ACDiversity

European Economic & Social Committee

Sarah Matthew


The Vibrant Company

Fiona Capstick

Head of Technology,

Government of Jersey

Noreen Cesareo

Founder & Principal Market Accents

Director Malta Business Network

Nolly Maseko

Member Future Leaders Shadow Board

Women in Banking and Finance- UK

Aisha Izzet Director at Macro Advisory Partners Strategic Consultant

Savvitas Senators at Large

Thaima Samman

Partner at SAMMAN, President at European Network for Women In Leadership

Sheetal Mehta Walsh

Founder Soho Ventures, Shanti Microfinance & Advisor, Alberta Government

Angelique Mohring

Founder & CEO, GainX

London & Waterloo Canada

Dr Yvonne Thompson CBE

CEO, WINTrade (London & International)

Senator UK at World Business Angel

Elizabeth Crowther-Hunt


Westminster Business Council

Sara McKee

Director & Founder

Life Full Colour

Helen Milby

President, GWIN Global Women’s

Innovation Network

Ling Tyler-Bennett

Managing Director

HDA Associates Ltd