Jane Wurwand is a Fellow of the City & Guilds of London, a global leader in skills development and apprenticeship standards, and a Commissioner for their National Training awards. She was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by Cosmetic Executive Women, the leading industry group in both the USA and the UK. She is a Board Member of the Price Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at The Anderson School of Business Management, UCLA, and mentors their graduate students. She is also a Board Member of the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising FIDM in Los Angeles.
Jane was a member of the Clinton Global Initiative from 2010 until its conclusion in 2016 and was part of their Women and Girls Action Committee. She contributes her expertise to the National Association of Women’s Business Owners, which named her “Business Woman of the Year” in Los Angeles in 2009. In 2012, she was named CEO/Business Owner of the Year by the Los Angeles Business Journal. She serves as a special advisor to the UN Foundation’s Global Entrepreneurs Council, supporting their work with the UN to advance women and girls. In 2016, she was appointed as a Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship (PAGE) by President Barack Obama. Hometown: Los Angeles, CA.