Women in Banking and Finance are delighted to announce that five members of our team have been shortlisted for the We Are The City Rising Star 2021 Awards.
The Rising Star Awards focus on the UK’s female talent pipeline below management level. Through these awards, they celebrate 100 individual female contributors that represent the leaders and role models of tomorrow.
Stacy Lamb, Director of Communities and Networking has been shortlisted in the Banking and Capital Markets category alongside Yulia Manyutina who was recently appointed to the WIBF Future Leaders Shadow Board and Strategy Committee.
Three of the ten finalists in the Investment Management category are also volunteers for WIBF. Rachel Harbers who is Co-Chair of the Future Leaders Shadow Board and was instrumental in developing the Shadow Board and recruiting its members.
Future Leader Shadow Board members, Eilidh Anderson and Zoe Deady were also shortlisted in the Investment Management category. Eilidh sits on the Mentoring & Development Committee, after working on the 2019 WIBF Awards team, and Zoe who joined in February is part of the Memberships committee.
Anna Lane, President and CEO WIBF said;
As long term supporters of Vanessa and the inspirational work of the WeAreTheCity team, we are delighted to see so many of WIBF’s ‘rising stars’ nominated for these awards. We wish them and the entire shortlist the very best of luck. You are already all winners in our eyes!”
The public are encouraged to cast their votes of support for our shortlisted nominees, and we’d love it if you could show your support too.
Voting opens today, 20 April 2021 and closes on 30 April 2021. Please visit the We Are The City Website and vote for these outstanding women.