Network, connect and feel empowered with our networking social for black professionals and allies.
About this event
After a hiatus during the pandemic we are so excited to be back hosting in-person events in Cardiff showcasing the amazing talent in the region.
This is an opportunity for you to meet black professionals based in Cardiff, Newport & Swansea, find out more about BYP and network with your peers. You’ll get a chance to introduce yourself to the room and gain quality connections.
Your hosts will be sharing upcoming events & activities for the year, and you’ll meet employers and recruiters in the city!
Whether you’re a manager, leader, business owner, student or graduate this is an incredible opportunity to meet others and connect with like-minded individuals – as they say, your network is your net worth!
Welcome drinks included. Limited free earlybird tickets available so rsvp today.
Date: Wednesday 14th June
Location: Tramshed Tech
Dress Code: Smart Casual
Come along and join our drinks and networking event to:
- Meet likeminded Black young professionals on a similar journey.
- Network with your peers and leaders
- Get career advice.
- Share your experiences & successes
- Find a business partner, mentor or friend!
Register for this event to secure your place.
Meet the Cardiff Team
Lynn Abhulimen – BY-Peers Cardiff Chief Activator & Senior Community Marketer at BYP Network
Lynn Abhulimen is the Senior Community Marketer at BYP Network looking after engagement across our global community. In 2019 Lynn set up the Cardiff chapter of BYP Network – the first outside of London. Following that she joined the team as a Community Manager to launch the global BY-Peers initiative and succeeded in setting up chapters in London, Leeds, Aberdeen, Bristol, Manchester, Dubai, New York, Atlanta, Nairobi, and Lagos.
Andrea Enning (better known as, Andie Kobbie) – IT Practitioner & Adviser | Beta Tester | Graphic Designer | STEM Ambassador | FirstGens UK Moderator
His expertise has been helping busy individuals and start-ups establish strong digital brands and maintain an online presence to foster growth and success. Additionally, he provides extensive IT technical assistance, data recovery, and educational support. As one of the Tech Lead and original Brand Ambassador for FirstGens UK Ltd, he empowers first-generation university students, contributing regularly to their success.
Andie is also training to become a Reliability or Infrastructure Engineer while establishing his own consultancy, Andrea Kwabena Technologies (AndieKobbieTKs). His consultancy aims to provide tech consulting and ethical solutions. Guided by the principle that one has the ability to do many things but not the capacity to do everything, Andrea wholeheartedly embraces this belief as a way of life.
Mooka Maboshe – Co-founder of MoYa Money and Accredited Financial Coach.
Mooka is a mission-driven financial literacy advocate and entrepreneur whose business focuses on helping busy professionals declutter their finances, budget with purpose and achieve financial freedom.
MoYa Money started as a passion project she began with her sister in 2019. In 2020, she took on the project full-time and turned it into a business, combining her actuarial and marketing background with her fervour for promoting financial literacy. As a Financial Coach, she demystifies financial concepts and develops money management strategies providing clients with tools to optimise their assets, manage their liabilities and build a healthy money mindset.
About BY-Peers Cardiff
Part of BYP Network. The BY-Peers community is a pillar of support for black professionals across their entire career journey. From those who have recently landed a new role, are new to the city to those who have embarked on their latest entrepreneurial journey or have moved into leadership.
Whatever your success we are inviting you to celebrate the next chapter in your professional life, sharing resources that can help you on your journey to career progression whilst connecting you to like-minded peers.