A conversation with Ingrid Cumming

The Executive Women’s Leadership Forum is a community of senior and executive level women in the Committee for Perth membership who meet throughout the year to hear from inspiring leaders about their career and life journeys.

Meet our speakers and panellists

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Ingrid Cumming

Ingrid Cumming is a Whadjuk Noongar woman from Fremantle, Western Australia. A graduate of Murdoch University and Melbourne Business School. During her career Ingrid has presented and published an article with the United Nations Women Leaders Collective in Israel, represented Indigenous Australian Business at the Supply Diversity forum in San Antonio Texas, presented at TedXPerth 2014 and has been a keynote at various conferences and leadership forums about Indigenous knowledge, leadership and reconciliation.

She has won Indigenous Business of the Year at the Belmont Small Business Awards in 2014. Ingrid has recently become a board member of the National Indigenous Women in Business Group.

Ingrid is the founder and CEO of Kart Koort Wiern (Head Heart and Spirit), founded in 2010, she is a Perth based Indigenous consultancy that offers consultancy, training and workshops across Australia promoting reconciliation and increasing awareness of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander strengths and strategy.

Her commitment and passion for her community, leadership, youth and reconciliation is the driver behind the work Kart Koort Wiern have done. The organisation continues to achieve with the long list of clients from both the Corporate, Public and Not for Profit sectors. For more on Kart Koort Wiern go to http://www.kartkoortwiern.com or find Kart Koort Wiern on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.

Acknowledgement of Country

The Committee For Perth acknowledges the traditional custodians throughout Western Australia and their continuing connection to the land, waters and community. We pay our respects to all members of the Aboriginal communities and their cultures; and to Elders both past and present.