Ije McDougall

UK Civil Service HR Employment Law Expert, Chairperson & CEO of The Kairos Initiative & Magistrate for the UK Ministry of Justice

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How to hire Ije McDougall

Contact the Champions Speakers agency to provisionally enquire about Ije McDougall for your event today. Simply call a booking agent on 0207 1010 553 or email us at [email protected] for more information.

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Ije's official speaking topics are listed below:

  • Identity 
  • Self Acceptance 
  • Self-Confidence 
  • Equality, Diversity & Inclusion 
  • Women
  • The Life of an Immigrant
  • Power of an Idea 
  • What Do You Know & Who Told You 
  • I'm a Statistic
  • What My Accent Means

"A huge thank you for arranging Ije to be our speaker and all you did behind the scenes for us, I really appreciate it. The session was a great success yesterday. Please pass on our thanks to Ije for travelling to London and for an absolutely brilliant talk. Ije absolutely delivered. She was thoroughly engaging and built rapport with our audience, what Ije spoke about was impactful and important, thought-provoking and inspiring. So much so, that I've been thinking about Ije and her talk since, and I'm sure I won't be the only one. I had many members of the team send me messages following the event, expressing their positive feedback. I'm so pleased we chose Ije to be part of our IWD series of events, thanks again." - Sophie, People Operations Manager, Mention Me

  • 2021 - Justice of the Peace Magistrate for the Ministry of UK Justice
  • 2020 - Shortlisted for the 2020 National Diversity Award Positive Role Model Award 
  • 2020 - HR Expert Adviser for HM Revenue & Customs 
  • 2019 - Founder, Chairperson & CEO of The Kairos Initiative
  • 2012 - HR/Employment Law Expert for the UK Civil Service
  • 2012 - Producer for The BBC 
  • 2012 - Employment Law Advisor & Early Conciliation Support Officer for ACAS
  • 2009 - Benefit Delivery Officer for the Department of Work and Pensions
  • 2005 - Marketing Officer for the Awalah Hotel 
  • 2004 - News Correspondent/ TV Presenter for the Nigerian Television Authority