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EY - Annette Kimmitt

Annette Kimmitt

EY Global Growth Markets Leader

As EY Global Growth Markets Leader, Annette Kimmitt has overall global responsibility for the organization’s integrated go-to-market and client service strategies for start-ups through companies with annual turnover of up to US$3b. She therefore has ultimate responsibility for all of EY’s programs and services aimed at helping this entire ecosystem to support growth, including all those related to entrepreneurs, start-ups, family businesses and IPOs.

With a professional and commercial career spanning more than 30 years, Annette has extensive local and international experience in designing and executing large, complex and disruptive transformations. She is also a recognized leader in empowering women and supporting entrepreneurship. In 2012 she cofounded Scale Investors, Australia’s first seed capital organization focused on equipping Australian women with education and deal flow opportunities to invest in high-growth, female-led businesses at an early stage in their development.