Hilda Lunderstedt, CEO & Founder of Lunderstedt Group of Companies was just recently selected as Empowered Woman of the Year for 2020 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for her outstanding leadership and her commitment to the industry. Her exemplary role as a female business professional, in a male dominated industry displays her fearlessness, capability and determination.
While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, only a few members in each discipline are selected for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, longevity in the field, other affiliations and contributions to their communities. With innovation and perseverance, these women empower others to create change for future generations. All honorees are invited to attend the IAOTP’s annual award gala at the end of this year for a night to honor their achievements. www.iaotp.com/award-gala
With over two decades of professional experience, Hilda has definitely proven herself as an accomplished professional and devoted advocate and ambassador for women in the business world. As a talented, dynamic, results-driven leader, she has demonstrated success with every company she has been involved with. She has provided visionary leadership in the highly competitive Strategic management, Branding, Marketing and Investment industries.
As Founder and Director of the Lunderstedt Group (a group focusing on managing her own investment funds including fortune 500 to entrepreneurial businesses) , Hilda, who was born in South Africa and now lives in Austin, Texas, is now focused on the next phase of her life which is building a legacy and investing time and money for impact. Her key responsibilities includes, reviewing business opportunities to grow the investment portfolio; building and expanding impact network and ensuring all investment in her portfolio is staying on track with the vision and continue to create change in the world and impact.
Hilda is a futurist and spending time understanding how technology will impact the world, the next generation and business. She brings this knowledge and understanding to business. She is guiding groups of individuals through workshops to understand the disruption coming and how to structure their life and business to create the live they want and be empowered in a very unsure future. To share her knowledge and wisdom to guide others to empowerment is a growing focus, Hilda believes people can only truly be free and empowered when they create their own life, make their money in a way that will serve their life goals and help people to understand that and use her team to achieve the structures to do achieve goals. She believes that if more people in the world feels empowered, they will be able to contribute more positively to their families, communities and companies.
Hilda has a passion for business and the positive impact a good business can make to the world and works a lot to guide entrepreneurs to create businesses for good and to grow their vision to be bigger than they thought possible. Her personal vision for the future is to expand this part of her activities over the next year.
The President of IAOTP, Stephanie Cirami stated that choosing Hilda for this award was an easy decision to make. She is brilliant and tenacious. She just recently relocated from South Africa to Texas with her 2 children and transformed their lives and structures to build a new network. The fact that she moved continents as a woman and mother of 2 children, in itself deserves an award. We are very excited to celebrate her and her accomplishments at the gala this year.
As an International female entrepreneur with global successes, Ms Lunderstedt has shared stages with icons such as Randi Zuckerberg (ex-Facebook), Jack Welch (Ex CE0 - General Electric), and Steve Wozniak (Apple co-founder). Hilda states “I strive to encourage others to pursue their dreams and to achieve their goals in order to live the best life they possibly can.”
Hilda remains active in her community and has been recognized worldwide for her outstanding leadership and her commitment to the profession. She was named “Most Successful Female Investor by Wealth Migrate/IPS International. In 2015 named VIP of the Year by WorldWide Who’s Who and in 2016 selected by Top Female Executives, Professionals and Entrepreneurs. The JT Foxx Organization named Hilda Top Entrepreneur and she received the SAP Go4Growth JSE Listing Award for Most Promising and High Growth Company. For 2017, selected as Top Executive of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals. For 2018, she was recognized as one of Africa’s most influential women for her contribution to business.
Hilda Often contributes to articles on achieving and maintaining success both in business and life, Hilda is regarded as a knowledgeable and respected figure on these topics. Through her business initiatives and investments, Hilda intends to be instrumental in making an impact to the lives of people of this planet trough focusing on high-impact industry disruptors. Hilda received her Bachelor of Sciences in Pharmacy in 1987 from Stellenbosch University.
Looking back, Hilda attributes her success to always striving for excellence, staying passionate in all her endeavors and never accepting no as the final answer. When she is not working, she enjoys photography, nature walks, hiking, wildlife, safari and travelling. For the future, she will continue to grow as a futurist, humanist and entrepreneur, expanding her focus to continue to grow as a professional and aspires to continue to make a difference in people’s lives.
For more information on Hilda please visit www.hilda-lunderstedt.com
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