Meet WIBF members from other companies, locations and roles within the sector, build career knowledge, aspirations and networks.
Whatever stage of career you’re at, we offer programmes and workshops that support your ambitions, guide your talents and develop your skills. From our industry renowned Personal Excellence Programme, to our Senior Business Leader’s Community and informal networking, our programme tailors events suitable for newcomers, mid-career and senior women.
Influential facilitators are hand-picked to deliver straight-talking guidance and challenge participants to reach their goals. The sessions are often delivered with the valued support of WIBF’s corporate members.
With branches in Bristol, London, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Birmingham and Manchester we have reach all over the UK, offering events that allow our members and non-members access to the very best of industry thought, insight and education.
Visit the events section on this website for full details.
Reviews of recent events
- Sustainable Finance & ESG
- New Leadership For A New World: Authenticity, Self-Expression and Connection
- Distinguished Speakers Mini Series: In conversation with Michael Cole-Fontayn
- Culture and Conduct Risk: Regulators’ Expectations and Current Areas of Focus
- Sustainability: Evolution and Key Trends
- The Economic Impact Of the Covid-19 Crisis & What It Means For Women
The Women in Banking & Finance Awards Alumni Network was formed to accelerate change across the Financial Services Industry by leveraging best practice, sharing our learning and collaboration supporting the WIBF long term strategy.
Our speakers, who are leaders in their field share their experiences, providing inspiration and guidance.
We sometimes partner with organisations who share our goals to support their events.
Events highlighting current issues or news stories facing the banking industry right now.
We help members to find a suitable mentor or mentee, as appropriate, and support them in developing a mutually beneficial relationship.
Future Leaders Network
Reaching out to young women at earlier stages in their career, we cover corporate culture navigation, career management and networking.
An opportunity to meet WIBF members from other companies and roles within the sector, building career knowledge, aspirations and networks.
Personal Excellence Programme
These interactive sessions with experts workshops focus on professional and personal development.
Smaller, more intimate gatherings over dinner with a speaker as well as the opportunity to network as well as enjoy fine dining.
Women on Boards
If members are thinking about making that step into the boardroom then our Women on Boards programme provides the skills and advice they need.
Senior Business Leaders
WIBF is taking a step to connect, challenge and inspire senior business leaders to unlock the potential of finance for all. We are building on our experience in developing the Women on Boards programme to engage senior business leaders more fully.
Men As Allies
By listening and seeking insight from senior leaders as to how what the existing challenges, we can better support our industry leaders and help to remove those obstacles to create better balanced working environments, their role in being an ally and what we can do to support them.