Gifty Enright

Founder of Gifty Enright Consulting, Chair of The Board of Trustees for Action Breaks Silence, & Author of ‘Octopus on a Treadmill: Women, Success. Health. Happiness’

  • Delivered the TEDx Talk ‘Showing up Cubed3’
  • Member Board of Trustees for Action Breaks Silence
  • Former Events Director for Hercules Events Ltd

Discover Gifty Enright’s biography of published work below.

‘Octopus on a Treadmill: Women, Success. Health. Happiness’
‘Octopus on a Treadmill: Women, Success. Health. Happiness’

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

Women in the Workplace
Women in Tech
Maintaining the Female Talent Pipeline
Wellbeing for Executives
Supporting Parents in the Workplace
Maintaining a Work-Life Balance
The Unique Challenges Facing Working Mothers
Women in Leadership

Gifty Enright is a renowned author, coach, and keynote speaker, best known for publishing the popular book ‘Octopus on a Treadmill: Women. Success. Health. Happiness.’ Sharing her professional knowledge and insights with audiences around the world, she is determined to help working mothers find their place in the workplace environment. An inspiration to many due to the illustrious career she has developed throughout the corporate industry, Gifty is now highly sought-after as a motivational speaker at speaking engagements internationally.

An admirable professional, Gifty began her corporate career as an Accountant before crossing over into the IT and Management industry. Gaining over 14 years of IT experience working for numerous large-scale organisations, she became a leading authority in her field due to her extensive knowledge and understanding of a wide range of topics. Alongside her IT career, she also secured the position of Events Director at Hercules Events Ltd. A driven individual, Gifty worked her way up the ranks of multiple organisations and developed the motivation which pushes her to advise others in a similar situation that she has been through.

As a result of her accomplishment in the corporate industry, Gifty became the proud Chair of The Board of Trustees for Action Breaks Silence, a role which allows her to share her expertise with professionals in the field. Passionate to push others to achieve success, she began Gifty Enright Consulting, an organisation which helps her clients take the next steps in their careers in the most positive way possible. Alongside her work as a consultant, she also educated audiences through her writing, most prominently her book ‘Octopus on a Treadmill: Women. Success. Health. Happiness’.

A remarkable consultant, specialising in women in the workplace, and workplace well-being, Gifty Enright is in high demand to attend speaker events around the world. With expertise that is greatly valued throughout the community, she has recently delivered the TEDx Talk ‘Showing up Cubed3’ and has also spoken at Oxford University to share her professional insights with the next generation of professionals. When looking to hire an enthusiastic well-being speaker, look no further than Gifty for your next event.

Official Testimonials

Gifty Enright is regularly booked to engage audiences at events, read their latest feedback below:

“Gifty provided an insightful talk with key takeaways on how to maintain one’s balance to increase productivity in a busy, stressful working environment. She has a unique way of interacting with the audience that makes her concepts accessible. A very engaging speaker!”

Jane, Associate Principal, ARUP

“We were delighted when Gifty agreed to share her thoughts and experiences with fellow ACCA members at our International Women’s Day event. She was open, warm, and engaging and happy to share her experiences, thoughts, and suggestions with attendees both during the Q&A and book signing sessions. Gifty was professional, paid great attention to detail, and was a pleasure to work with.”

Astrid, Women's Network Engagement Manager, ACCA

“Gifty added great value to our Women in Tech Employer event. She gave an interesting and insightful presentation gained from her personal experiences.”

Anthony, Director, Women in Tech

To enquire about Gifty Enright for your event or corporate function, simply contact us via or call a booking agent on 0203 9816 297.