Once upon a time…
My World and I was a family story from the beginning …
Catherine Bouhet Walker is an Entrepreneur, Author, Children’s Education Innovator, and Advocate of Positive Change whose unwavering sense of ingenuity, passion, and dedication have earned her the reputation as a visionary leader in the childhood education space.
Since launching My World and I in 2012, she has been on a mission to help children tap into their infinite potential through personalised storybooks that enable them to get the most out of learning in an engaging way. Every month, her company sells thousands of storybooks, with distributors across 24 different countries.
Prior to her present ventures, Catherine spent nearly two decades spearheading worldwide teams and garnering leadership skills in the talent acquisition space. Deeply passionate about technology, she also worked for prominent companies like Microsoft, Cisco, and T-Mobile, and more. Ultimately, she strives to harness her previous expertise and combine the power of technology with children’s learning in order to create the most well-rounded learning experience.
She is also the proud single mother of two beautiful daughters which gives her first-hand inspiration and knowledge about amplifying a child’s overall learning experience.
‘I wanted to create storybooks that would answer important values such as learning to read while having fun, enhancing self-esteem with positive building of personality so that children and parents can share together memorable and fun moments.’
#1- Deeply passionate about and dedicated to children’s development and excellence. Has worked directly with an array of esteemed experts, from neuropsychologists and speech therapists, to teachers and Montessori-centered educators.
#2- Extensive hands on expertise in spearheading global teams for high-tech organisations.
#3- Proud mother and devoted family woman who has learned effective teaching and learning methods through first-hand experience raising children of her own.
Catherine Bouhet-Walker – Founder of MWI and children books author