Our members and their stories are at the centre of WIBF’s identity. The women (and the men who champion us), from all career levels, are at the heart of the industry. Together, we are not afraid to say what needs to be said. We strive to go the furthest. We lead from the front. We drive change. We encourage solidarity. We are proud of our members’ achievements and the role WIBF plays in helping them get where they are. Read a selection of our member stories below. If you would like to share your story get in touch! digital@wibf.org.uk

Isabelle Jarmin

Isabelle Jarmin

WIBF Volunteer of The Month - June 2021

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WIBF Volunteer of The Month - June 2021
Kerry Crompton

Kerry Crompton

European Legal Director at Assurant

We caught up with Kerry Crompton, European Legal Director at Assurant who talked to us about her current role and the initiatives that have been introduced to advance diversity, equity and inclusion within Assurant.
Annie Guest

Annie Guest

People Business Partner at Assurant

Annie Guest, People Business Partner at Assurant talked to us about her current role and the initiatives that have been introduced in the UK to improve the gender pay gap at Assurant.
Jasmine Kohli

Jasmine Kohli

Relationship Manager, Lloyds Banking Group

Jasmine Kohli is a Relationship Manager with Lloyds Banking Group. She joined the Lloyds Banking Group Returners Programme in 2019.
Julia Smith

Julia Smith

WIBF Volunteer of The Month - May 2021

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WIBF Volunteer of The Month - May 2021
Ruth Armstrong

Ruth Armstrong

WIBF Volunteer of The Month - April 2021

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WIBF Volunteer of The Month - April 2021
Nicola Higgins

Nicola Higgins

WIBF Volunteer of The Month - March 2021

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WIBF Volunteer of The Month - March 2021
Megan O’Hara

Megan O’Hara

Co-Chair of the WIBF Belfast Branch

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Megan O'Hara is Co-Chair of our newly formed Belfast branch, she talks about her plans for the branch, the importance of mentoring and her own career path.
Tamsin Weaver

Tamsin Weaver

Credit Suisse

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Tamsin Weaver is a UK Real Money Credit Salesperson within Global Markets at Credit Suisse and was recently promoted early to Director due to exceptional performance. She covers some of the largest Tier 1 clients for the desk and is also involved in the strategic decision making behind the business, being part of the Investment Grade Operating Committee. This involves weekly meetings with senior management to brainstorm ideas on how to keep the CS Credit franchise ahead of the competition.
Clare McFarlane

Clare McFarlane

Co-Chair of the WIBF Belfast Branch

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WIBF is proud to have launched a regional branch in Belfast at the start of 2021. Co-Chair Clare McFarlane talks to us about her ambitions for for the branch and WIBF, her own career and how we can achieve gender parity.