Meet the Speakers – STEM Women Financial Services Event 2022

Sep 14, 2022 Events 4 minutes read

We can’t wait to host our first event of the autumn season! Taking place on Wednesday 14th September, this event is perfect for students and graduates looking to start their careers in financial services.

During the day, our 11 exhibitors will be ready to network with attendees, and many of them will be presenting live sessions and sitting on our panel discussion featuring women in working in financial services.

Speakers will talk about their personal experiences of working in their industry, the exciting opportunities available at their company and what graduates can expect when applying for roles!

British International Investment is the UK’s development finance institution.  We are an impact investor focused on helping to solve the biggest global development challenges by investing patient, flexible capital to support private sector growth and innovation.  We invest to create more productive, sustainable and inclusive economies in Africa, Asia and the Caribbean, enabling people in these countries to build better lives for themselves and their communities.

I’m looking forward to talking more about who British International Investment is and what we do.  I’ll also share a bit about my career path and some details of our graduate scheme.  Look forward to meeting you then!” – Jo Fry, Director of Financial Services, British International Investments.

“I am excited about the opportunity to participate in the STEM Women event! I will talk a little about Baker Hughes company, our values and career opportunities for young professionals. I will also share some highlights about my career within the company (which started 11 years ago!) and about what made it an amazing place to work and grow, for me.” – Camilla Brollo, Senior Income Statement Mangar, Baker Hughes.

“First Actuarial are delighted to be speaking at the STEM Women UK Financial Services Careers Event. We look forward to connecting with students with aspirations to work in the financial industry and sharing the exciting career opportunities we have available within the Actuarial and Investment Consulting profession.” – Amy Noble, Trainee Investment Consultant, Annie Lunn, Actuary, Olivia Barrow, Actuarial Trainee.

Event Agenda

Noon – Event begins in the ‘Live Presentations’ area, with a welcome talk from STEM Women.

12.20pm – Panel discussion with women working in financial services. Ask questions and gain a fascinating first hand insight from inspiring panelists.

12:55pm – Live networking begins and continues until the event ends. Attendees can visit company stands, network with employers and search live jobs!

1:20pm – Live employer insight talk from Jo Fry, Director of Financial Services, British International Investments.

1:40pm – Live employer insight talk from Zowie Norfolk, COO & Head of Business Management for Capital Markets Technology, LSEG live employer insight talk.

2pm – Live employer insight talk from Alex Sidegreave, Chief Data Officer, Zurich.

2.20pm – Live employer insight talk from Amy Noble, Trainee Investment Consultant, Annie Lunn, Actuary, Olivia Barrow, Actuarial Trainee from First Actuarial.

2:40pm – Live employer insight talk from Jaspreet Saini, Head of Enterprise Programme Management, Mizuho live employer insight talk.

3:15pm – Live employer insight talk from Camilla Brollo, FP&A Income Statement Manager, Baker Hughes.

3:30pm – Final networking session until the event ends

4:30pm – Event ends.

STEM Women Events

If you’re a student or recent graduate, there is still time to register for your free ticket to this event – here

We are also hosting a number events for attendees and employers based in the UK, Ireland, and the Benelux Region this autumn. Take a look at our events line up for more information!

There are also still spaces available for employers looking to exhibit at this event and our upcoming events. Get in touch with Event Sales Manager, Lauren Jenkins by emailing