Who we are

Women in Banking and Finance is a not for profit membership organisation with branches in London, Bristol, Edinburgh and Glasgow, staffed primarily by voluntary Executive and Management Committees. Founded in 1980, we aim to foster our members’ ambitious spirit, with networking events, development programmes and leadership opportunities.

Janet Thomas
President, since 2014
Melanie Seymour
Vice president, since 2014
Cristina Chimenti
WIBF Treasurer & Branch President Glasgow
Edit Laszlo
Mentoring & Awards, since 2016
Elaine Meyrick
Co-Branch President Bristol
Jackie Chatfield
Operations Manager
Jay Surti
Mentoring & Awards, since 2016
Liz Hughes
Co-chair WIBF Programmes
Martha Mckenzie-Minifie
Head of Marketing & Communications, since 2014
Miranda Abraham
Co-chair WIBF Programmes
Niamh Simms
Co-Branch President, Edinburgh, since 2017
Sally McFall
Head of Membership Relations
Sharon Forder
Head of Operations