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Two for One tickets – Art15

Art15, the third edition of London’s global art fair, returns to Olympia, Kensington for new summer dates from 21 – 23 May, preceded by the Preview on 20 May. From Amman to Amsterdam, New York to New Delhi and Sao Paulo to Seoul, 150 modern and contemporary galleries from 40 countries will present artists from […]

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Holidays Booked? Do You Really Need Malaria Tablets

For all you travellers seeking to broaden your horizons, to jet off to places warm and exotic, latitudinally below our temperate island, we’d be fibbing if we said we weren’t just a little envious. I mean, yes; April has been kind to us here in the United Kingdom, and some of us even managed to […]


£10 BestSecret voucher when you nominate a future leader

  BestSecret…. The best kept Secret in Fashion Women in the City has teamed up with super EXCLUSIVE shopping club BestSecret. Membership is through referral only allowing BestSecret to secure some amazing discounts on amazing designer items from some of our favourite brands. We loved them so much, we couldn’t help but secure membership for […]


Returns on the MBA investment for women as positive as for men

Women may have a real higher opportunity cost and a perceived lower future return In almost every country in the world, women make up the majority of graduates, and yet once they enter the workforce they fade away. The higher up the organisational hierarchy you go, the smaller the proportion of women. It is against […]

Women in the City News

Karla Gowlett

5 reasons to nominate a Future Leader

Leap into action NOW and nominate a Future Leader for the sixth annual Women in the City Future Leaders Award, sponsored by Cap Gemini, the ICAEW, and HSBC. The prestigious Award scheme opens for nominations today (Wednesday, 1st April 2015) and aims to identify high potential women at the transition between management and leadership. Criteria […]


H E L P!!! Bail Gwen Rhys out of The Tower

As the Master Glass Seller, our Founder and CEO, Gwen Rhys,  has been invited by the Lord Mayor, Alderman Alan Yarrow and the Lady Mayoress to be Jailed & Bailed at The Tower on 19 June. Get Gwen out NOW The day starts at 10.30am with coffee in the Mansion House but she’ll hardly have […]

News from the Future Leaders Award: Women in the City

Patricia Diskin joins Candidate Selection Panel.

We are delighted to welcome Patricia Diskin, Portfolio Manager at Misys on board our Candidate Selection panel on this year’s Future Leader Award. Patricia has a broad range of experience in the banking IT sector encompassing Trade, Risk, Retail and Treasury functions. Her roles have taken her across Europe, Middle East and Africa in consultancy, […]

ICAEW’s Amanda Digne-Malcolm on Judging Panel

We are delighted to announce that Amanda Digne-Malcolm, Director of Members for ICAEW, one of our sponsors is to be sitting on this year’s Future Leaders Award Candidate Selection Panel. Amanda joined ICAEW in 1997 as Technical Advisor.  She is responsible for the Members’ Department. Amanda leads a team that provides support and guidance for members […]

Final Call for Nominations

  The deadline for making nominations for this year’s Future Leaders Award is nearly upon us. We need your nominations by Monday 18th May.  Why Nominate? Nominating a woman for the Women in the City Future Leaders Award is a great way to recognise and reward the achievements of a colleague, client, customer or friend and for employers to […]

Looming Leadership Gap: One-Third of Global Companies Struggle to Find Senior Leaders

And only 12 Percent of Employees Aspire to top roles Saba, a global leader in cloud-based intelligent talent management solutions, recently released its Global Workforce Leadership Survey along with WorkplaceTrends.com at its Saba @Work Summit, the company’s annual gathering of more than 700 leaders in talent and learning management. The Global Workforce Leadership Survey captured […]

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Karla Gowlett

Media supporters wanted – reach influential women

  Become a Media Supporter! We are currently looking for reciprocal relationships with organisations and groups to help ensure the Future Leaders Award is widely promoted. Typically, Women in the City Future Leaders Award applicants are at the transition point between a management and leadership role and will form the pipeline of women who will […]

Recent Reports


The Five Things Women Want

Women start their careers hungry to attain a powerful job, but lose their appetite as they age. Even for women without children, and those who are breadwinners, power loses its luster for the 35-to-50 … [Read More...]