Ambition Nation: Female Leaders Series

Ambition Nation: Female Leaders Series

The level of investment in female-led companies remains dismally low. With the Ambition Nation: Female Leaders Series, we aim to change things, by offering the chance for ambitious female leaders to learn from the experiences of their peers, create better networks for each other, demystify the financial jargon and find out what really makes a compelling business case to invest in.

Female Leaders Series Insights

Should ESG reporting be as important as 123 for your business?

Should ESG reporting be as important as 123 for your business?

ESG is no longer a last-minute addendum to financial reporting. In successful and forward-thinking companies, the two must go hand in hand. Our panel discusses why ESG reporting is important to investors and mitigating risks, with contributions from Manjula Lee (CEO, World Wide Generation), Helene Roberts (CEO, Robinson Plc), Beth Houghton (Partner, Palantine Private Equity) and Polly McMaster (Founder, The Fold).

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IWD2021: A message from our CEO

IWD2021: A message from our CEO

Today is International Women’s Day and this year’s theme is "Choose to Challenge", which recognises the need to call out gender bias and inequality. finnCap CEO Sam Smith shares her thoughts.

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finnCap X WWG - In conversation with Sam Smith & Manjula Lee

finnCap X WWG - In conversation with Sam Smith & Manjula Lee

In conversation with Sam Smith, CEO finnCap Group, and Manjula Lee, CEO, London FinTech World Wide Generation, as the two organisations collaborate to launch a digital sustainability reporting tool for SMEs

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Driving ambition interview with Checkit

Driving Ambition: Checkit - Transformation and Future Growth

Presenter Oli Barrett is in conversation with Aylsa Muir, CFO, Checkit and Keith Daley, Executive Chairman, as part of Driving Ambition - Ambition Nation Listed 50 2020 cohort.

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Brenda Trenowden - Gender balance in corporate leadership

Brenda Trenowden CBE - Gender balance in corporate leadership

Gender balance in corporate leadership is not just a moral issue, it is a drive for better business outcomes, Brenda Trenowden CBE, Global Chair 30% Club and Head of FIG Europe, ANZ Bank, tells the finnCap Ambition Nation: Female Leaders Series event, March 2019, central London.

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I am not your normal CEO - Debbie Bestwick MBE - Ambition Nation: Female Leaders Series

Debbie Bestwick MBE - I am not your normal CEO

“I’m not your normal CEO,” says Debbie Bestwick MBE, CEO and Founder of innovative video games company Team17, in this fascinating fireside chat as part of the finnCap Ambition Nation: Female Leaders Series event, March 2019 central London.

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Sam Smith at Ambition Nation Female Leaders

In conversation: Sam Smith - How I stayed on track

Ahead of finnCap's Ambition Nation: Female Leaders Series event, entitled 'On Track', this finnCap podcast hears from CEO Sam Smith about finnCap's growth journey and how she stayed on track along the way.

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Female leaders at Scale Up Institute

Female leaders are on track, how about everyone else?

The outlook is positive for UK scale-up companies, but while there's insatiable ambition, female-led scaling businesses need more focused, practical support to unlock enormous growth potential.

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Driving Ambition: FDM Group COO Sheila Flavell

Driving Ambition: FDM Group - Sheila Flavell, COO

In this episode of finnCap’s Driving Ambition Film Series broadcaster Rajan Datar interviews FDM Group COO Sheila Flavell from a London black cab, to discuss her approach to sustaining gender balance, FDM’s Internationalisation Programme and the growing global

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Ambition Nation: Female Leaders Series - Full YouTube playlist

Ambition Nation: Female Leaders Series - Full YouTube playlist

Click here to watch the full YouTube playlist of finnCap Ambition Nation: Female Leaders Series videos, including footage from past events and related interviews with some of the UK's most ambitious female leaders and entrepreneurs.

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