While at the 2017 World Cornerstone Conference in Stockholm, Sweden, we asked impact investor Anna Ryott to answer questions about her career and experiences for the May edition of In the Lead. Ms. Ryott currently serves as Managing Director and CEO of Swedfund, the Swedish Government’s development finance institution. In
Leaders from Around the World Assemble to Discuss Sustainability, Migration, and Other Critical Issues STOCKHOLM–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On May 17, the 15th Annual International Women’s Forum (IWF) World Cornerstone Conference in Stockholm will bring together more than 700 global women leaders from 40 nations to discuss the world’s most pressing challenges. This
The Massachusetts Women’s Forum recently held its eleventh annual Women Opening Doors for Women mentoring event, which pairs established executives with aspiring leaders. This year’s event was held at the law firm of Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP. The event sold out and more than 135 women were in attendance.
EY Women Athletes Business Network Mentee Angela Hucles recently announced her newest venture, Ceres Platinum, founded with teammate Heather Mitts. Angela Hucles is a two-time Olympic gold medalist and two-time World Cup bronze medalist for the United States soccer team, current President of the Women’s Sports Foundation, and sports leadership
The Ottawa Business Journal reports that Leadership Foundation Board Director and IWF Canada member Janice McDonald will be Startup Canada’s 2017 Ambassador for Women Entrepreneurship. McDonald is the President of This Space Works and an Alumna of the Fellows Program Class of 2011-2012. The Ambassador for Women Entrepreneurship role has