BNY Mellon Events

At BNY Mellon, we invest in our people – some of the sharpest and most innovative minds in the industry – providing unique opportunities to learn, grow, find purpose and take pride in improving lives through investing. Read about BNY Mellon Events here.

When different perspectives are valued and respected, when employees are empowered to make unique contributions, we can come up with smart, uncommon ideas and innovative solutions to the opportunities and challenges that matter most. was founded in April 2008 and launched in September 2008, with the aim of providing information to women who wish to progress in their careers via networking and events.  The concept of the website is to provide services that not only help women develop themselves both personally and professionally, but also contributes to a wider strategy of supporting working women in the UK more broadly by bringing together the charity sector and potential entrepreneurs on to one common platform.

WeAreTheCity is a free, centralised hub for professional women who want to progress in their careers, enhance their skills and build their external networks.

Our aim is to:

  • To encourage women to progress in their careers through proactive activities such as networking, events, further education and training
  • To raise awareness of the various organisations who support the progression of women
  • To connect and encourage women to give back and share their time/skills with charities, social enterprises, schools and the pipeline of future corporate women
  • To help corporate organisations to attract and retain their female employees

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