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Why we need more women pursuing careers in property

Georgina Pierson, COO and co-founder of Good2rent– the UK’s number one rental passport The property industry has notoriously been a man’s world for many years, with stereotypes and a lack of gender diversity aplenty. However, a new wave of budding young professionals is surging through the ranks of the property industry – and they’re women....
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HeForShe: Chris Stylianou | COO, UK & Ireland, Sky

Chris Stylianou was appointed Chief Operating Officer, UK and Ireland, in March 2016, expanding his previous role – Managing Director of Sky’s Customer Service Group – which he has held since August 2011. He is responsible for Sky’s sales and service operations (including contact centres, digital capability, in-home service and retail division), as well as...
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HeForShe: Ian Ashman | COO, Scrumpies of Mayfair

Ian Ashman is COO of luxury lingerie brand, Scrumpies of Mayfair. He was previously senior partner at the international law firm, Walkers Global – alongside his wife, Vicki Ashman. Together they decided to take early retirement and escape the City, but quickly realised they missed business life. After trying property development and rare diamond dealing,...
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Inspirational Woman: Kate Paterson | Chief Operating Officer at Hub

As COO, Kate manages the strategic and operational process that ensures content and services meet the needs of Hub’s clients, as well as organising global productions and leading a 15-strong in house team. A champion of equality, ambition and leadership, Kate is proud that the senior team at Hub is 75% women. Did you ever...
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Senior Appointment of the week: UK HR Business Manager / UK HR COO | SocGen

People join for the impact they can have on us. They stay for the impact we have on them. A flatter structure offers visibility and exposure beyond that of our competitors, so you know our names, and we know yours. It’s personable, human, and inspires success through passion. By encouraging open mindedness and a willingness...
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Inspirational Woman: Birgit Neu | MD, neuchange

Birgit Neu is MD of culture change consultancy neuchange. She was previously Head of Private Banking Initiative, Global CMB at HSBC, and also held COO roles within Corporate Communications & Marketing and Corporate Development in HSBC’s Global Banking and Markets business. Named one of The International Alliance for Women’s World of Difference Top 100 for...
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WATC TV: Interview with Birgit Neu

Join Cheryl Gibbs as she interviews Birgit Neu, previously our Inspirational Woman of the month.  Birgit is a COO at HSBC in Canary Wharf and co-founder of Women of the Wharf,  a hub for Women’s Networks in Canary Wharf. Click here to see Birgit’s Inspirational Women profile.    
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