Carol Cunningham is an accomplished Global Business Development Leader who continually builds trust and strengthens relationships between organizations and international colleagues and partners. Carol Cunningham:


  • Excels in global communications and provides innovative solutions and programs to overcome unique cultural and diversity challenges, expectations and assumptions that arise within international settings.
  • Drives dynamic improvements in strategy development and execution that enhance competitive advantage, productivity, and talent retention and cycle time.
  • Leverages experience working for more than 20 years with senior executives of Fortune 500 Energy, Financial and Pharmaceutical corporations, governments and the private sector across six continents to connect, engage and build sustainable relationships for business growth.

Carol holds a degree from the University of Durham in Durham, England. As a Rotary fellow, she pursued graduate studies at the University of California at Davis. She studied French at the University of Grenoble, France.

Carol also works in Africa to “Make a Difference.” She is the president of The Gambia Women’s Initiative (GWI), which seeks out ways to help women in the Gambia, West Africa, with a model for sustainable income generation.

She is the co-founder of Power Up Gambia (PUG), which provides solar power and water to health facilities in the Gambia, West Africa.

Cunningham Consulting has an extensive network of associates with whom we partner for specific projects.