Elizabeth Cowper

Founder of Ludo, Creator of the WoMo Network & Named One of the Top Five Women Leaders to Watch in 2023

  • HR Ambassador for AllBright
  • Former HR Europe, Global Head of Wellbeing for Tapestry
  • Named as one of the ten most Futuristic Businesswomen Pioneering Innovation

When Elizabeth Cowper is booked for events, they are known to discuss the following speaking topics:

Wellbeing in the workplace, and why it matters
The shift to individualisation when it comes to talent retention
Why we need gender diverse board – what women bring to the table
Retaining female talent in the workplace
Gender parity and the gender pay gap – we need intervention

Elizabeth Cowper is treasured for becoming the proud Founder of Ludo. A driven businesswoman, she has gained over 20 years of corporate experience and is now taking the industry as one of the ten most Futuristic Businesswomen Pioneering Innovation. Passionate to help women navigate the workplace environment, she has also created the popular female support system WoMo Network, which allows her to advise and guide new working mums to step back into work. A respected HR specialist, Elizabeth has become a must-see empowering female speaker to attend a wide range of events globally to share her successful journey with audiences working within industries of all kinds.

As a working mother of 3, Elizabeth personally understands the struggles that new mums can face re-entering the workplace. As the proud Founder and CEO of Ludo, an organisation which helps organisations engage and retain female talent, she is admired for guiding women to gain success in their later careers. The brains behind an industry-leading organisation, Ludo won the Inclusion Initiative of the Year Award by the Corporate Livewire and Rising Starts in Corporate Wellbeing in 2022, and the following year, they won the Global HR Tech of the Year Award. Passionate to implement positive change in society, Elizabeth has also created the WoMo Network to help new mums re-enter the workplace after taking time off to take care of their child, or children. An issue close to her heart, Elizabeth has devoted her career to ensuring that organisations understand the importance of a positive workplace culture and is admired globally for her remarkable career achievements.

Prior to her inspirational career, Elizabeth began her professional journey by working as a Recruitment Consultant for Crone Corkill in 1998. Shortly after recognising her keen interest in HR, she secured the role of HR Advisor at Spherion Professional Services, a position which kickstarted her career-driven mentality. Advancing upon her career, she has gained experience working for high-profile organisations such as LVMH, Planet Organic, and Harvey Nichols. In 2016, Elizabeth was selected to become Tapestry’s VP of HR Europe, Global Head of Wellbeing, and a Member of their Global DEI Committee. Widely recognised as a ‘Culture Adjuster’ by organisations she has worked with, Elizabeth is a one-of-a-kind diversity and inclusion speaker.

Named as one of the Top Five Women Leaders to Watch in 2023, Elizabeth Cowper is now highly sought-after to attend speaking engagements internationally. A leading authority in her field, Elizabeth is currently working as a respected HR Ambassador for AllBright, an industry-leading career network for women. A testament to her profound career, she has been the recipient of numerous awards over recent years, including being named as one of the ten most Futuristic Businesswomen Pioneering Innovation in 2022. When looking to hire an empowering female business speaker to attend your future events, do not hesitate to hire Elizabeth today.

Official Testimonials

Elizabeth Cowper is regularly booked to engage audiences at events, read their latest feedback below:

“Thank you again for having been such a fantastic participant on our DEI panel a few weeks ago – still feeling hugely grateful for your time and fantastic insights.”

“A HUGE MASSIVE THANK YOU for yesterday, you are the A+ team and you brought it and knocked it out the park in London yesterday, what an honour to be apart of your squad.”

“Brilliant to see you! Your contribution is more valuable than gold to the people that have the honour of being your audience.”

To enquire about Elizabeth Cowper for your event or corporate function, simply contact us via agent@diversity-inclusion-speakers.com or call a booking agent on 0203 9816 297.