Press Release

(Chesham, UK) Founder & CEO of CAF Services, Cynthia Fortlage, has been named the OUTstanding 100 LGBT+ Executives List for the 4th time. She was listed previously in 2016, 2017, and 2018.


Having previously served as CIO of GHY, where she was the only executive to identify as non-cisgender, Cynthia now mentors others through her coaching and consulting startup. She regularly participates in high-profile speaking engagements globally, including Tel Aviv, New York, and Canada. She often appears in TV, radio, blogs, webinars and print media to advocate for trans inclusion. Until recently, Cynthia was Board President of the Rainbow Resource Centre, and Board Chair of Women’s March Canada.


Cynthia Fortlage, CEO of CAF Services, says, "I am humbled to be listed with an impressive group of peers again. Since 2016 I have been focused on sharting Acceptance without Understanding™ to a growing audience worldwide. My inclusion in this years list for the 4th time is an acknowledgement that my work contributes to diversity inclusion success in business. Thank you to the judges for this honour."