Charmaine Mabika

Charmaine is a IT consultant based in London working for a global consultancy who provide testing services to various corporate clients.

She first started her journey after graduating in Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience from The University of Westminster.After realising that she had a passion of Artificial intelligence and the world of technology she applied for her first position as a technical consultant her companies graduate intake and worked there for 3 years.She has gained numerous technical qualifications despite her lack of background/previous technology experience. After seeing the lack of representation of black women in the tech spaces as well as the gatekeeping of the tech roles she decided to take it upon herself to try to redefine what the tech industry looks like. She has done this by speaking at numerous inclusion events, creating events, speaking on radio’s/blogs, mentoring and sending resources weekly to help others on their journey.