Ascend Global Media Launches Women in Finance Online Festival

Ascend Global Media has announced the launch of its Women in
Finance Online Festival, to be held on 23rd – 25th February. The
virtual event will feature over 100 speakers for a three-day online
celebration of the women leading the recovery of the global economy
by transforming the financial services.

The speaker lineup that currently includes Dame
Jayne-Anne Gadhia
, Founder and Executive Chair at
Snoop, Joanna Place, Chief Operating Officer
at Bank of England and Colleen
, SVP & Treasurer at Visa,
with many more are yet to be announced.

The event includes interactive features such as Meet the
Speakers Q&A, job function-specific networking meetups and
Wellbeing Sessions for access to yoga, wellbeing and nutrition
sessions. Premium ticket holders will also have access to Day 1
pre-event workshops and networking features including the Careers
Advice Clinic where attendees can book 15-minute slots with
confirmed speakers to gain advice pertaining to their professional

Unique networking opportunities through the virtual platform and
the event’s matchmaking feature will allow attendees to connect
directly with one another and expand their professional

“Women’s careers in the financial services
statistically known to peak at middle-management before leaving the
industry altogether. Now when you add how the pandemic has
disproportionately affected women’s careers into the mix,
there’s a real need for a global platform that not only provides
opportunities to invest their careers but also provides content
that helps women in finance solve real-world problems,” said
Michaela Jeffery-Morrison, Co-founder and CEO of
Ascend Global Media.

Tickets are on sale now. To find out more about what’s in
store at the Women in Finance Online Festival, including the full
confirmed speaker line up, featured sessions, and remaining
sponsorship opportunities, please visit the event website here.

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