Director of Thought Leadership

Liz Hughes

Liz Hughes
Liz Hughes
Director of Thought Leadership

Liz oversees all thought leadership activities for WIBF identifying and working with key senior allies across business, government and academia to advance the gender agenda. Liz leads WIBF’s innovative Accelerating Change Together Research Programme, the first cross industry gender lens research programme in FS. As well as our Hot Topics and Distinguished Speaker Programmes, conference partnerships and the Knowledge Hub, where we drive thought leadership content.

Liz is a regulatory expert and experienced business leader. She worked in compliance advisory roles before founding an award-winning financial services compliance consultancy that leveraged agile working for both men and women. Following a career change in 2019, Liz now works for Refinitiv in Product Engineering working on their agile transformation and the integration with London Stock Exchange Group.

Liz has been recognised as one of Brummell’s Top 30 Inspirational Women and shortlisted for Woman of the Year at the Women in Finance Awards.

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