Rising Stars in Technology Shortlist 2015

We are proud to announce the top 10 shortlisted individuals for the Technology category, sponsored by Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley-logoThe winners of this category will be judged by our expert panel of judges during August.  These individuals are also invited to celebrate their shortlisting at Bloomberg on the 13th of August 2015.   

The original nomination and public vote count will be taken in to consideration when appointing the category winners.  All individuals will be notified by as to whether they have made the final 5 for their category by the 1st of September 2015.


We would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our amazing shortlisted candidates the very best of luck.



Alessandra Villa
Alessandra is a driven and ambitious engineer. She graduated from the Politecnico di Milano University and has been working as a Bridge Engineer for Arup...
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Isla Kennedy Accenture
I am a technology consultant, working within Accenture’s Digital Practice and specialising in Mobility, with expertise in corporate mobile device services and operations, as well...
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Kerryn Johnstone
Kerryn believes that the key to success is setting a strategy for yourself, and then working hard to implement it. This includes creating a continuously...
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I am a Chartered Civil Engineer and “Project Manager for Tunnels and Shafts” on the prestigious £1bn Northern Line Extension project in the heart of...
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I value being an ambassador for the technology community, demonstrating female contribution and innovation to the industry. I started my career as an apprentice in...
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Polina Zabelina
Polina Zabelina is a chartered Corrosion Engineer in BP Upstream Engineering Centre Team. In her current role she supports BP Projects and Operations by providing...
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Rashada Harry
In a professional capacity Rashada is responsible for driving fixed infrastructure business opportunities at Vodafone Global Enterprise. She possesses a strong track record of new...
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In 2016, thanks to the help of a number of amazing supporters and sponsors, WeAreTheCity ran its Rising Star awards programme for a second year....
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Sakeena Lalljee
Having cut her teeth in European trading technology with initial experience at agency broker Instinet, Sakeena spent the subsequent few years honing her industry knowledge...
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