Mona is a multi-award-winning employability expert, with experience in programme development, project and account management. Her expertise centres around boosting employability prospects, creating educational programmes and networks, raising aspirations and increasing confidence for young people, from less-advantaged backgrounds to succeed. Mona has extensive experience in higher education and the charity sector. She also has an in-depth knowledge of trends relating to the UK skills agenda, higher education stakeholder engagement and embedding employability in the curriculum. She has led teams to share best-practice nationally and internationally and has achieved award-winning initiatives to drive social innovation and social impact.