GIFEW Leaders

 
The Global Institute for Extraordinary Women is a platform of many leaders and a cocreation of a diverse group of women and men who are all inspired by the Institute’s purpose and vision.
GIFEW team is located in various places around the world, and our backgrounds and experiences are wide-ranging: from experience within the business and corporate sector to experience in the media industry and the world of science. 

All women involved have been undergoing their own transformational journey and participated at some level in GIFEW’s education.

Source team

The source team is the core team of women holding the space and vision of GIFEW, and providing energy, direction and coordination to bring the vision to life on a day-to-day basis.

Bea Benkova

Founder & CEO 

European Transformation Leader

United Kingdom

Tatiana Benkova

COO

Slovakia

Katherine Longhi

Director of Communication

United Kingdom/USA 

Sandra Epstein

Concept Designer

Creator of Araretama Educational System

Brasil

Nienke van Bezooijen

Director of Programs

The Netherlands

Wendy Schneider

Director of GIFEW Membership

Canada

GIFEW Mentors Faculty

Mentors are globally respected world class experts from diverse backgrounds, who are committed to lead and contribute with their wisdom to GIFEW's transformational educational programs. In this way they are co-creating the GIFEW’s vision.

Bea Benkova (UK)

Founder & CEO at GIFEW

European Transformation Leader 

 

Sandra Epstein (Brazil)

Educator, Innovative Consultant, Creator of Araretama Educational System & Vibrational Essences

Jan Polak (SK)

Pioneer of Purposeful Business, Founder and Director at New Business Paradigm LTD

Jazz Rasool (UK)

Expanded Realities (XR) Scientist

Gary Malkin (USA)

7- time Emmy-Award winning Composer,Transformation media producer & Speaker

Vik Maraj (CA)

CEO and Founder of Unstoppable Conversations, Transformation Leader

Nienke van Bezooijen (NL)

Globally recognized public speaking expert for speaking authentically with impact, International leadership mentor, Author and Speaker

Wendy Schneider (CA)

International award winning rancher, Transformation Leader at Unstoppable Conversations