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A conversation with Inga Beale

Wednesday 24th October 2018, 6-9pm
Cass Business School, Bunhill Row

Join Dean, Professor Marianne Lewis in her fireside chat with Inga Beale on leadership, women in business and more.

Women Entrepreneurs: Opportunities and Challenges in the MENA regions

Wednesday 7th November 2018
Roda Al Murooj Downtown – Dubai


  • Mona Ataya  from Mumzworld- cofounder
  • Zara Martirosyan from inKin - cofounder
  • Priscilla Elora Sharuk  from Myki – cofounder

Our Coca-Cola Dubai Executive MBA scholar Esra Baykal will moderate a discussion with three successful entrepreneurs from the region on the opportunities and challenges for Women entrepreneurs in the MENA. To confirm your attendance, RSVP by 31st October to

Progression of Female Leaders: The Power of Numbers in Closing the Gap

Monday 26th November 2018
6:00-9:00 pm
Cass Business School, Bunhill Row


  • Cass MSc Finance and Investment  alum: Jane Lesslie, VP and Senior Portfolio Manager, Global Fixed Income and Currencies, Emerging Markets at RBC
  • Suzanne Gaynor, VP and Senior Portfolio Manager, Global Fixed, Income and Currencies, RBC
  • Dagmara Fijalkowski, Head VP and Senior Portfolio Manager, Global Fixed, Income and Currencies, RBC
  • Wendy Smith, Managing Director, Head of Diversity and Inclusion Office, Scotiabank GBM

Our Coca-Cola Executive MBA scholar Kylie Poole will moderate a conversation with four senior executives with close professional ties to explore the importance of networks, the power of confidence and the power of data in making a case for women.

Join our panel on their reflection on what it means when women progress together and the role of data in making the case.


See all of the latest news about the Cass Global Women's Leadership project.