Grace Mugabe is a CPA and Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors who is passionate about financial empowerment particularly of girls and women.
Following her tenure as a Senior Accountant with an industry leading multinational corporation, Grace founded Financially Empowered, a boutique consultancy which provides practical and comprehensive financial literacy skills and resources. Financially Empowered provides financial literacy workshops to government, schools, private industry and Not For Profit clients with the aim of providing the community with the knowledge and acumen to make the best financial decisions. In addition, she provides tailor made solutions that assist girls and women in becoming financially savvy.
Grace has numerous published articles to her name and regularly features as a guest speaker and Master of Ceremony which allows her to spread her message of financial empowerment and independence to a wider audience. She is known for her for her ability to connect, engage and contribute greatly to her clients.
From a young age, Grace has been a committed advocate for community involvement. As a result she has served and continues to serve on various boards as a director. She is currently the Treasurer on the Advisory Board of 100 Women as philanthropic giving circle which provides impactful grants to women around the world. She is also the Chair of the Audit & Finance committee for Ishar Multicultural Women’s Health Centre.
In 2015, Grace was awarded an Australian Government scholarship to obtain the highly regarded Australian Institute of Company Directors qualification. She is a fellow of the Leadership WA Rising Leaders Program, and an alumni & coach of the LEAP Leadership Program held at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
Grace is also a fellow of the Hive Global Leaders Program held a Harvard in June 2017. Hive provides leadership and entrepreneurship training for extraordinary purpose-driven leaders. It brings together top CEOs, executives, entrepreneurs, leaders, innovators, and philanthropists who are working to create a better world and solve humanity’s greatest challenges for an immersive and transformative three-day educational experience.