Marleen is a highly experienced and recognised finance and risk management advisor with more than a decade of practice within the financial industry.  As the founder of M2 Advisory, Marleen delivers finance and risk management strategies for entrepreneurs, CFO’s and business owners to master their financial viability.

In 2020, using the extensive knowledge she gained by working for many years with large influential corporates, she pioneered a platform which provides a framework of critical business services ensuring optimisation excellence while mitigating risk. 

Marleen’s mission is to create engaged leadership for financial and risk management that enable sustainable business performance and purpose driven societal impact.  With her extensive expertise and recognition in the global corporate arena for firms such as KPMG, ING, ABN AMRO and Aegon, she also mentor’s startup businesses and helps entrepreneurs to successfully scale up their business.  

Marleen is passionate about innovative solutions and is blazing the way forward for women in global business to not only break glass ceilings, but also create their own unlimited potential. 

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Mark Stephen Pooler

Mark Stephen Pooler is a Professional Speaker, International Bestselling Author, host of Business Innovators Radio and contributor to Small Business Trendsetters and Business Innovators Magazine covering Influencers, Innovators and Trendsetters in Business.