Freda Miriklis is the President of the World Startup Festival. At the same time, she serves on a number of boards and is a leader of international consortia
creating commercial partnerships and supporting world leaders and CEOs to promote equality and economic opportunities at a global level.
Freda is Chair of
Commonwealth Businesswomen’s Network - the only accredited organisation focused on women’s economic empowerment, recognised by 53 governments across five continents.
She is Special Adviser to the President of TX Foundation - a private philanthropic foundation that she helped establish in 2016 to provide funding for the construction
of education facilities for vulnerable communities throughout the world, especially across Africa.