Respect at work: how to command it and when to demand it

Wednesday 11th April 2018

200 Aldersgate Street, 2nd Fl, EC1A 4HD

Our expert panel will share their views and experiences on a range of topical issues affecting women in the workplace. Subjects will include how to deal with unwanted attention and what women should do when they feel marginalised or invisible at work.

Moderator: Artis Kakonge – Coca-Cola Scholar, Cass Global Women’s Leadership Programme


  • Alison Maitland, co-author of the books Future Work and Why Women Mean Business, former long-serving Financial Times journalist
  • Catrin Lewis, Barrister - Garden Court Chambers
  • Kate Grussing, founder of executive search firm Sapphire Partners


  • 18.00 - 18.30 Registration and refreshments
  • 18.30 - 19.30 Welcoming the audience and a panel discussion
  • 19.30 - 21.00 Networking and drinks reception

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A Conversation with Marty Wikstrom

Wednesday, 13th June 2018

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Dean Marianne Lewis and Marty Wikstrom will discuss Marty’s illustrious career and learning in the retailing and luxury goods industries. Marty Wikstrom’s leadership experience is truly extraordinary. Recently inducted into the World Retail Congress Hall of Fame, her leadership achievements include President of Nordstrom’s Full Line Stores Group, Managing Director of Harrods, CEO of Richemont Fashion and Accessories, and Founding Partner of Atelier Fund, specialising in the acquisition and development of luxury brands. Join us for an evening of inspiration, energy and networking.

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Inga Beale, CEO, Lloyd's of London

Wednesday, 24th October 2018

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Jane Lesslie, Royal Bank of Canada Global Asset Management

Monday 26th November 2018

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