Women in FinTech and Alternative Finance: Bridging the Gender Gap

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In Cadwalader's third 'Women in the City' panel debate, a group of women at the top of the alternative finance, FinTech, crowdfunding and peer-to-peer lending industry sector will share practical insights and advice for women both in and outside this sector.

Our panelists include:

  • Gen Ashley, Director, Women Who Code, London
  • Emanuela Campari Bernacchi, Partner, Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners
  • Elisabeth Noble, Senior Policy Expert, European Banking Authority
  • Dipali Sahni, General Counsel, MW Eaglewood Europe LLP
  • Lucy Vernall, General Counsel, Funding Circle Limited
  • Jeremiah Wagner, Partner, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP (Chair)

Our panel will discuss the following questions:

  • Are the FinTech and alternative sectors good examples of recent advancements of women and female entrepreneurship?
  • What are the critical factors for women to be successful in financial market firms and does gender balance play a role?
  • How can firms attract and retain the best female talent?  Can this be achieved through mentorship programmes and flexible working hours?
  • What practical advice and guidance can the panel give for women wanting to develop their roles in this sector?

For more information, please contact Michelle Da Costa.

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