Webinar #5: It's Not a Month its a Movement: Inspirational Black Women in Finance
- Time: 6.00PM - 7.30PM (GMT+1)
- Date: Thursday 15 October 2020
- Location: Online Webinar
A virtual webinar where we will be identifying some of the Finance world’s most inspirational Black women. Beyond Black History Month, we want to use our platform to amplify the voices of Black women in finance for an empowering and meaningful discussion, and an opportunity to promote equality within the financial services landscape.
Join us for a panel discussion where we will be joined with industry leaders to discuss experiences, determine challenges, and celebrate the achievements of some of the most inspirational Black women in finance.
Alex Trusty - Host and Chair
Yinka Fadina - Senior Audit Manager at Natwest
Brenda Begg - Risk Management Entrepreneur
Yinka Fadina is a Senior Audit Manager within NatWest. She has over 15 years of experience, within Financial Services including organisations such as PwC, Barclays & The Bank of England. Yinka is also global co-chair of the Multicultural Network and has recently taken up the co-lead role in the Taskforce commissioned to review the progress made on the ethnicity agenda within the bank.
Brenda brings over 20 years of international risk leadership experience from a diversity of industries and scale of businesses. She has a unique perspective of how businesses work as she engages with all levels and functions within the organisational framework. This has enabled her to successfully implement risk management systems that are applicable and best suited to the organisations.
Her most recent experience was as Head of Risk and Compliance for Capacity Media (Euromoney Institutional Investor) and before that at The Petroleum Company of Trinidad and Tobago, where she held the position of Group Head of Enterprise Risk Management. In both positions, Brenda championed risk management and took the discipline from being an academic exercise to one that informed strategy, process improvement, capital allocation and ultimately how business decisions were made leading to sustainable growth.
Grab your tickets today in aid of the incredible charity, the Stephen Lawrence Trust: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/its-not-a-month-its-a-movement-inspirational-black-women-in-finance-tickets-119467870617
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