Accenture, Linklaters, 02, Clifford Chance and Standard Bank to discuss the different strategies for developing the next generation of female leaders
Event on October 24 aims to share the latest success stories, strategies and challenges for negotiating deals for women in Telecommunications, Media, Private Equity, Finance, M&A Advisory and Technology
Hosted and produced by TMT Finance, the much sought after event aims to address the issues which prevent women from filling leadership roles, with the aim to share knowledge on both navigating the challenges in dealmaking together with providing practical strategies to help promote talent to board level, globally.
Attendees will hear from a wealth of qualified speakers across the technology, telecommunications, media finance and advisory industries, including: Allison Kirkby, President and Group CEO of Tele2, Jo Bertram, Chief Digital & Strategy Officer from 02; Nnenna Ilomechina, Managing Director with Accenture Strategy; Cindy Varga, Managing Director of Strategy from Liberty Global; and Nina Triantis, Managing Director of Global Head of Telecoms & Media, Standard Bank.
Varga said, "I do hope that as new generations of leaders take-over and if we keep trying and pushing the norm that we can start to see change."
Bertram also stated, "The event will be a great opportunity to share experience and thinking with the tech leaders of today and tomorrow."
Dominic Lowndes, Managing Director, TMT Finance said: "Our Women in TMT M&A event aims to connect, inspire and support a new generation of female leaders. We hope to continue to build a remarkable community of influential women determined not only to build professional and personal relationships with one another, but to be advocates for an exciting new generation of business leadership talent."
Other speakers announced include Elena Lionaki SVP Finance Business Development from 21st Century Fox, Line Poliquin, Counsel from Clifford Chance, Suruchi Ahuja, CFO, Tillman Infrastructure, Jennifer Smith CFO euNetworks and Teresa Wise CEO Royal Television Society, who will be sharing their success stories, strategies and challenges for negotiating deals and career development for women in TMT.
Triantis commented, "The TMT Finance conferences provide an outstanding platform for key players from the telecom and finance community to meet and exchange ideas."
Hosted by TMT Finance and sponsored by Accenture, Linklaters and Clifford Chance, Women in TMT will feature over 80 attendees fro across the UK, 20 speakers across 10 sessions across the event programme.
For more information about Women in TMT M&A including tickets please visit www.tmtfinance.com/