The Team


Elaine Aarons

Co founder

Elaine is a senior partner at Withers LLP and recognised as a market leading employment and discrimination lawyer acting for individuals. She has actively campaigned for women’s rights for decades and served on the Board of IWF UK for over 4 years. Judge at the Women in Finance Awards 2017.

Jane Atkinson

Start up CEO

Jane is a communications and risk management strategy specialist. Jane has both in-house and consultancy experience and was formerly a director at Bell Pottinger. Jane has also held positions as the Chief of Staff and Director of Communications at the Global Poverty Project in New York and as the media advisor to the late Diana, Princess of Wales.

Kate Jenkins

Co founder

Kate is a visiting professor in government at LSE and former chair of the International Women’s Forum UK. In the 1970’s Kate produced the first legislation for maternity leave in the UK.

Laura Boyle


Laura leads the marketing and business development team at the world’s largest law firm focused on the needs of individuals. Laura is also a champion for The First 100 Years of Women in Law digital history project, which is telling the stories of the women who achieved positive change towards equality in the legal sector and how they did it.

Carol Rosati OBE

Co founder & Chair of the Board

Carol has over 25 years experience of talent management in executive search recruiting CFO’s, CEO’s and NED’s. In 2008 she founded Inspire, which connects over 8000 board level businesswomen globally. She was awarded an OBE in 2015 for Services to Women in Business.   She is a qualified coach, diversity campaigner and advocate for inclusive workplaces and sits on the Board of Southern Housing Group.

Suzanne Todd

Company Secretary

Suzanne is Regional Divisional Leader (Europe) in Dispute Resolution at Withers LLP, leading international private client firm. She is an internationally recognised family lawyer and heads up the Family Practice Group. Suzanne is also a member of the International Academy of Family Lawyers, IWF UK and the Women’s Irish Network.

Penelope Walker

Social Media

Managing all One Loud Voice digital and social media campaigns.

Jacqueline Abbott-Deane

Board Member

Jacqueline is the founder and Director of Tactix, an advisory firm who consult to FTSE 100 companies, specialising in organisational design and development; client-supplier relationship management, collaborative working practises and change management, specifically where technology and people change converge. She is a behavioural and culture change specialist at Tactix.