Only 12.5% of FTSE 100 Company Directors are female.
The Davies Review Report recommends that FTSE 100 companies aim for a minimum of 25% female board member representation by 2015.
But how do you manage to reach into the Boardroom and stay there?
The Hoxton Apprentice Professional Women’s Network and Aquitude have teamed up to bring you
Reaching into the Boardroom
on June 16th, 2011 (6pm 9pm)
We are delighted to announce our special guest Antony Jenkins, CEO of Barclays Retail Bank who will share his personal advice on what a Board would look for in a female NED or board member.
The event in detail:
Facilitator: Christina Ioannidis
International Speaker, CEO Aquitude, consultant and author of: Your Loss – How to Win Back your Female Talent: A Gender Savvy Business Plan for Competitive Advantage
6:00 – 6:30: Drinks and networking
6:35: Welcome – Christina Ioannidis
6:35 7:00 pm: Reaching up Into the Boardroom Antony Jenkins
7pm to 9 pm: Action learning and dinner.
Top tips followed by practical working exercises:
Building and Implementing your Personal Credibility Plan: ensuring that you are not just excellent at what you do but are also publicly seen as credible and authentic.
Managing and Aiming Upwards:
Techniques for strategically networking on your way up; ways to create your Mentoring Mesh, your support group to impart expertise and resource to make sure you stay on track.
Building your Arsenal:
Strategies for obtaining directorship / advisory roles before seeking Board positions.
More networking (the restaurant is open until 11pm).
This event is£ 45 which includes the seminar, a 2-course meal (main and dessert) plus a welcoming glass of wine.
To book: Please ring (020) 7749 2809 and pay #45 by credit card giving name, email and contact number. Limited places so book early