Celebrating the individuals and organisations leading change, breaking down barriers, and creating new possibilities for equal representation in the world of finance.27 June 2018 | Royal Lancaster London Hotel
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The Women in Finance Awards will return in June 2019
The Women in Finance Awards is Europe’s largest diversity initiative, recognising the high-achievers, advocates, and role models for women in the sector.
The second annual Women in Finance awards was hosted on the 27th June at the Royal Lancaster, London hotel with 800 of the UK’s top finance professionals gathering to celebrate leadership in diversity and inclusion.
Organised by GrowthBusiness.co.uk and What Investment magazine, and in association with HM Treasury Women in Finance Charter, the event celebrated the achievements of 222 finalists out of over 720 nominations received across a broad range of sectors, from the world of venture capital and banking to accountancy and corporate law.
Broadcaster Louise Minchin, hosted the ceremony, followed by keynotes from the Economic Secretary to the HM Treasury, John Glen MP, and Jayne-Anne Gadhia, CEO of Virgin Money and the Government’s Women in Finance Champion. Her work on the ‘Gadhia Review’ led to HM Treasury’s Women in Finance Charter which has more than 200 signatories and covers over 650,000 people in the UK.