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Amanda Ciske

Communications Manager

Amanda Ciske is the Communications Manager for Inspire, the global business forum for senior board level women.

Amanda Ciske is the communications manager for Inspire and Aspire, which connect over 5000 senior businesswomen worldwide. She joined the Inspire team in January 2015 to oversee external communications and promote the role Inspire plays in helping women advance their careers and businesses to create diverse workforces. Prior to this, she was a policy advisor at the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC), the UK’s leading body for the recruitment industry, where she focused on diversity and inclusion in employment policy. She was influential in shaping the best practice code for the executive search industry, working closely with the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and the Lord Davies Steering Committee. In 2014, she assisted the REC’s senior researcher to produce research focused on the role of head-hunters in balancing the diversity of boards. Amanda has over five years’ experience in communications, policy and public affairs working across the private and not-for-profit sectors including, the award-winning think-tank Centre for Cities and international development charity VSO. She holds a BA in History from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and a Master of Science in International Public Policy from University College London.

Expertise: External communications

Office Location: London