At the AGM on 16 April, Julie Goldstein was re-elected as Chair for a second two-year term. Also re-elected were Ali Kennedy as the new Treasurer and Alison Maitland as a Board member.
In the week we celebrate International Women's Day, IWF UK members gathered to hear a panel of wise and witty women non-executive directors speak about their experiences on a wide variety of commercial boards.
We are delighted to announce that IWF UK has been invited to host the international IWF Cornerstone Conference in London from 13-15 May 2020.
An agenda for change to get more women into key positions on boards and executive committees was set out by Professor Susan Vinnicombe CBE at a lively breakfast meeting with members on Monday.
Entrepreneur, chief executive and author Margaret Heffernan gave a fascinating talk at a packed IWF UK event on 13 December about her book 'Wilful Blindness' and its effect on corporate culture and how women are treated.