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Jennie Koo again recognised in the Ethnic Minority Role Model Lists

The EMpower Ethnic Minority Role Model Lists 2021 have been published and this year sees Jennie Koo once again recognised for the commitment and leadership needed to be a role model for ethnic minorities, as well as the rest of society, and not just in UK financial services.

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President’s Message - May 2021

WIBF President, Anna Lane's message to members.

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Articles, reports and data relevant to women who work in banking and finance.

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Event review

Purpose And The World of Work - How We Can Use 2021 As An Opportunity To Reimagine And Reset

​WIBF and Capco were delighted to welcome Emily Cox MBE, to discus the Purpose And The World of Work - How We Can Use 2021 As An Opportunity To Reimagine And Reset. The world has been changed irrevocably by Covid-19 and there can be no looking backwards. The global pandemic…

In Conversation With Gisela Stuart

​Women in Banking & Finance in partnership with The Ark were thrilled to welcome our latest distinguished speaker, Gisela Stuart, Baroness Stuart of Edgbaston, the lead Non-Executive Board Member for the Cabinet Office. Sharonjit Clare, Advisory Board member of WIBF and Co-founder of The Ark, lead the conversation with Gisela.…
As ESG continues to dominate the agenda, what is the role of the asset management industry in driving the recovery?……
US: Boards are adding more women and minorities ahead of Nasdaq rule. The pressure is on for boards to diversify,……
Can we talk about the gender pay gap? The covid-19 crisis has further pushed back gender pay parity efforts.…


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