AUDETTE EXCEL AO
Founder Adara Group
Audette is the Founder of the Adara Group, which is an acknowledged leader in bridging the worlds of financial services at the highest levels with the world of international development. Audette is also the Chief Executive Officer of Adara’s two corporate advice businesses, Adara Advisors and Adara Partners, which she established to help fund Adara’s work with women and children in extreme poverty.
The Adara Group believes that every person should have access to quality health, education and other essential services, no matter where they live. Adara has developed deep expertise in maternal, newborn and child heath and remote community development. They have been working in Uganda and Nepal in some of the world’s remotest places since inception in 1998. This work directly touches tens of thousands of people in extreme poverty each year and countless more through Adara’s knowledge sharing work.