Women in Investment Funds: Building Female Talent in the Investment Management Sector

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The second event in our Women in the City programme brings together a panel of high profile speakers to address the challenges of growing female talent in the investment fund sector.

Our Panelists:

  • Ingrid Bagby, Partner, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • Louise Boothby, Investment Principal, Coller Capital
  • Audrey Klein, Head of Equity, Valad Europe (Chair of the event)
  • Karen McMaster, Partner, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • Katherine Ralph, Vice President, Opportunities Funds, Oaktree Capital Management

Our panel will discuss the following questions:

  • Funds often have a more entrepreneurial culture and a flat management structure, so why are they not offering more opportunities for women?  Or are they?
  • What unique skills do women bring to this sector?
  • How can a greater gender balance be achieved?
  • Have corporate sponsorship programmes in hedge funds and investment management firms done enough for women?
  • Tips and advice for women starting out in this field.

For more information, please contact Michelle Da Costa.

 

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