FINTRU HOSTS 'WOMEN IN FINANCE - PATHWAY TO SUCCESS' AT RIDDEL HALL
FRIDAY 9 NOVEMBER 2018
BY DENISE MCCANN
On Thursday 8th November, FinTrU hosted ‘Women in Finance – Pathway To Success’. Riddel Hall was filled with attendees intrigued to hear from an all-female panel made up of leading industry experts.
Dr Joanne Murphy, Interim Director (William J. Clinton Leadership Institute and Senior Lecturer at Queens University Belfast) hosted the evening with three panellists including Mandy Defilippo, Managing Director (Morgan Stanley), Anne Breslin, Managing Director (Jefferies International Limited) and Rosalynd Smyth, Executive Director (FinTrU).
The event included personal insights from the panellists in the world of finance and how women can 'Get There, Stay There and Lead the Way."
Highlights from the evening included the discussion around Women in Finance opportunities growing in Northern Ireland and the gradual reduction of the gap between men and women in the Finance industry.
All panellists stressed the importance of believing in yourself and embracing all opportunities that arise during the Pathway To Success.
Below is a summary of some of the talking points and a gallery of photos from the evening.
Founded in December 2013, FinTrU is a multi-award winning financial services company that is committed to giving local talent the opportunity to work on a global stage with the largest international investment banks. FinTrU provides its clients with high quality, cost-effective, near-shore resourcing solutions. FinTrU’s products are: Legal, Risk, Compliance, KYC, Operations and Consultancy. Its clients are all Tier 1 Investment Banks based in London, New York, Tokyo, Frankfurt and Paris. FinTrU currently employs 330 staff at its two Belfast city centre offices and Derry/Londonderry.