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E2 Inspired - Hyacinth Myers Women’s Empowerment Coach/ Mentor and Life Strategist

Katie.Dix / 14 Jan 2021

E2 Inspired - Hyacinth Myers Women’s Empowerment Coach/ Mentor and Life Strategist

We were delighted to be back after the festive period with our first virtual coffee break, last week.  For this week’s E2 Inspired series we welcome our special guest, Hyacinth Myers, an International Speaker, Award winning Jewellery designer/ maker, Artist, Photographer and Writer celebrating 24 years being...

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The challenge of diverse hiring in Investment Management - Mark Freed’s presentation

Katie.Dix / 04 Jan 2021

The challenge of diverse hiring in Investment Management - Mark Freed’s presentation

On the 25th November, Mark Freed spoke at the Instant Impact Event - Can you build a diverse business in a homogenous industry? This is a a recording of Mark's presentation at the event. Investment Management is traditionally a very homogenous industry and as a result, appears to...

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E2W Workshop: Heating up - The Pace of Regulation for PSPs/EMIs

Katie.Dix / 09 Dec 2020

E2W Workshop: Heating up - The Pace of Regulation for PSPs/EMIs

On Tuesday 8th December, we hosted a a virtual workshop with E2W member Allison Strachan. E2W members can request a full recording of the session by emailing katie.dix@e2w.co Allison is a Treasury Risk specialist and was most recently the Head of...

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E2W Workshop: ESG with Mili Fomicov and Amelie Chowna

Katie.Dix / 02 Dec 2020

E2W Workshop: ESG with Mili Fomicov and Amelie Chowna

On Tuesday 1st December, we hosted a virtual workshop for our members on ESG. We were delighted to be working with three Alpha Challengers, who worked quickly to put this session together. E2W members can request a full recording of the session by emailing katie.dix@e2w.co ...

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E2 Inspired - Weekly coffee break with Kate Phillips: City MD-housewife-City MD journey

Katie.Dix / 20 Nov 2020

E2 Inspired - Weekly coffee break with Kate Phillips: City MD-housewife-City MD journey

For this week’s E2 Inspired series we welcome our special guest, Kate Phillips.   Kate is a Managing Director at NatWest who has led a number of large and complex business-critical change programmes including Ring-Fencing, Brexit and Cost Transformation.  She has recently been appointed COO,...

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E2 Inspired - An insight into becoming an investment company director - Annabel Brodie-Smith, Association of Investment Companies

Katie.Dix / 12 Nov 2020

E2 Inspired - An insight into becoming an investment company director - Annabel Brodie-Smith, Association of Investment Companies

On Wednesday 11th November, for our month E2 Inspired session, we welcomed Annabel Brodie-Smith to give an insight into becoming an investment company director. Annabel is the Communications Director for the Association of Investment Companies and has worked there for 23 years. She frequently comments in the media on...

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E2W Workshop: Building Operational Resilience

Katie.Dix / 11 Nov 2020

E2W Workshop: Building Operational Resilience

On Tuesday 10th November, we held an evening workshop on, Building Operational Resilience: bringing together multiple disciplines.  Our guest speakers were good friend and E2W member Anita Millar and Palvinder Gill. Anita is a risk and public policy professional with over 20-years of experience working in...

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E2 Passions – Looking good in front of the camera

Katie.Dix / 10 Nov 2020

E2 Passions – Looking good in front of the camera

In our virtual coffee break this week, we heard about a key subject for many businesspeople right now – how to look good in front of the camera on a video call. Our speaker was Angela Sellar, who has ten years’ experience in TV advertising, working as Head of...

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E2 Inspire - Christine Brown-Quinn, an Amazon #1 Best Seller in Business & Finance: Unlock Your Career Success - Knowing the Unwritten Rules Changes Everything

Katie.Dix / 26 Oct 2020

E2 Inspire - Christine Brown-Quinn, an Amazon #1 Best Seller in Business & Finance: Unlock Your Career Success - Knowing the Unwritten Rules Changes Everything

Working harder is a great way to kick-start your career, but when you get past a certain point, it’s not the only thing that matters. In this week’s E2 Inspire, we heard from Christine Brown-Quinn about the unwritten rules that unlock career success. After almost 30 years...

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TP ICAP Number Confidence Week - Virtual Panel Event

Katie.Dix / 26 Oct 2020

TP ICAP Number Confidence Week - Virtual Panel Event

TP ICAP is the founding partner for the inaugural Number Confidence Week, an event hosted by our charity partner National Numeracy, taking place on 2 – 6 November, with the aim of empowering people across the nation to become more confident with numbers to get on in life. As part of the...

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E2 Healthier: Mental health and the workplace

Katie.Dix / 15 Oct 2020

E2 Healthier: Mental health and the workplace

E2 Healthier: Mental health and the workplace For last week’s coffee morning, we welcomed Sonia Minards to talk about mental health in the workplace. This has always been an important – if sometimes undervalued – topic, but it is even more essential now, as we all face...

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Alpha Challengers – Championing Diversity Episode 3: Male Allies - Finishing the Journey Together

Katie.Dix / 01 Oct 2020

Alpha Challengers – Championing Diversity Episode 3: Male Allies - Finishing the Journey Together

Why men should be allies – and what they can do As part of our E2W Alpha Challengers series, we hosted a webinar on the subject of ‘Male Allies – finishing the journey together’. The four men on our panel brought together decades of experience of supporting...

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E2Wealthier – An introduction to property investment

Katie.Dix / 30 Sep 2020

E2Wealthier – An introduction to property investment

E2Wealthier – An introduction to property investment In last week’s coffee break, our speakers were Alison Edwards and Natalie Beswick from The Insight Group, a property investment company. It was a fascinating presentation of two halves, starting with the basics of building a property portfolio. Our speakers...

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E2 Inspired -The power of a pivot

Katie.Dix / 21 Sep 2020

E2 Inspired -The power of a pivot

E2 Inspired -The power of a pivot You can be successful in your career and enjoy what you do, but that doesn’t mean it will always be the best option for you. Having the courage to make a change and start again in a new field can make...

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Male Allies – Finishing the Journey Together

Mark.Freed / 03 Sep 2020

Male Allies – Finishing the Journey Together

E2W are hosting a virtual event on the 24th September Male Allies - Finishing the Journey Together. Leading male allies in the financial services industry will be the guests of E2W Alpha Challengers and questioned on their reasons for supporting gender equality. Event details and registration can...

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Weekly Virtual Coffee Break – Joy Mpofu - Above keyboard dressing

Katie.Dix / 25 Aug 2020

Weekly Virtual Coffee Break – Joy Mpofu - Above keyboard dressing

Last week, our virtual coffee break welcomed Joy Mpofu. She is a Director in the Regulatory Relations Group at Morgan Stanley, advising the firm on the UK regulator’s expectations on financial risk from climate change, sustainability and credit risk. Joy is also an active E2W member...

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E2 Inspire - With Betty - Starting my financial services career in the 1950’s

Mark.Freed / 18 Aug 2020

E2 Inspire - With Betty - Starting my financial services career in the 1950’s

I’m sure that most of our members first came to us for help with their careers. And for some, that’s as far as it goes. But my goal has always been to build something more than just a career network. I want E2W to be...

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Weekly Virtual Coffee Break – Tayo Salami and Mark Freed: Stuck at a crossroads

Katie.Dix / 11 Aug 2020

Weekly Virtual Coffee Break – Tayo Salami and Mark Freed: Stuck at a crossroads

Virtual coffee break: Standing at a crossroads We had an inspirational talk this week for our virtual coffee break, with Business Transformation Specialist Tayo Salami. She is founder of Charisplan Consulting Limited, a business transformation firm that works with companies to increase their effectiveness and drive growth. Tayo focused on...

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Weekly Virtual Coffee Break – Jane Osborn, image consultant and E2W team member

Katie.Dix / 31 Jul 2020

Weekly Virtual Coffee Break – Jane Osborn, image consultant and E2W team member

Our weekly virtual coffee breaks have been going from strength to strength, with a diverse range on content and guest speakers. We have formalised this into new categories that we will be focussing on each week. E2 Wealthier, E2 Healthier, E2 Inspired and E2 Passions.  This week, our coffee...

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Alpha Challengers – Sharing the Knowledge Episode 2: Artificial Intelligence

Mark.Freed / 25 Jul 2020

Alpha Challengers – Sharing the Knowledge Episode 2: Artificial Intelligence

Sharing the Knowledge: AI in Finance Organised by Iva Horčicová & Molly Petken, E2W Alpha Challengers recently had a great Sharing the Knowledge session focused on ‘Artificial Intelligence in Finance’. With three expert speakers – Julia Valentine, Steven Hunter and Ivana Bartoletti –...

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