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Layla Qassim, Delia König & Alex Gessner on paving the way for gender diversity in Fintechs | Part 3
Did you know that women make up less than 30% of the workforce within Fintechs, while female representation in senior positions is among the lowest compared to other industries?
To address this significant problem and explore how companies can attract and retain a diverse workforce, PCN CEO, Rogier Rouppe van der Voort sat down with three powerful female Fintech leaders - Layla Qassim, SVP of Operations at lemon.markets; Delia D. König, CPO at Solaris SE; & Alex Gessner, COO at ACI Diversity Consulting.
In the final episode of the three-part In Check with Diversity in Fintech series, they continue exploring strategies for fostering and retaining a diverse workforce within Fintechs. Furthermore, they examine the significance of cultivating an inclusive company culture, ensuring equity in holiday policies, effectively implementing diversity metrics and much more.
Layla Qassim, Delia König & Alex Gessner on paving the way for gender diversity in Fintechs | Part 2
How can companies attract and retain a diverse workforce? Find out that and much more in our latest podcast episode!
We’re delighted to share the second episode of our three-part In Check with Diversity in Fintech series, where our CEO, Rogier Rouppe van der Voort, hosts three powerful female Fintech leaders - Layla Qassim, SVP of Operations at lemon.markets; Delia König, CPO at Solarisbank; & Alex Gessner, COO at ACI Diversity Consulting.
In this episode, they highlight the opportunities associated with promoting diversity and inclusion in the Fintech space, offering practical insights and actionable steps for organizations to create more equitable and inclusive workplaces.
Resources from the episode:
💻 Software for gender decoding job descriptions: https://gender-decoder.katmatfield.com/
📘 Mentioned book recommendation: Invisible Women: The Sunday Times number one bestseller exposing the gender bias women face every day - https://amzn.eu/d/fsQD4f2
Layla Qassim, Delia König & Alex Gessner on paving the way for gender diversity in Fintechs | Part 1
Are we unconsciously holding gender diversity back in our workplaces? Uncover the realities of gender disparity and unconscious bias in the professional world in our latest podcast episode.
We’re excited to be launching the first episode of our three-part In Check with Diversity in Fintech series, where our CEO, Rogier Rouppe van der Voort, has the honour of hosting three powerful female leaders from the Fintech space - Layla Qassim, SVP of Operations at lemon.markets; Delia König, CPO at Solarisbank; & Alex Gessner, COO at ACI Diversity Consulting.
During the episode, they also tackle the notion of making job descriptions more gender-neutral, which they showcase in the following video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rNd0PQyXIeE
Tune in to gain valuable insights into the far-reaching effects of unconscious bias on crucial aspects like hiring, promotions, and gender imbalances.
Anupam Majumdar and Rom Mascetti on the opportunities within the B2B payments space
Did you know that the B2B payments market is poised to reach a staggering $125 trillion this year alone?
In today's episode, our CEO Rogier Rouppe van der Voort had the pleasure of hosting Anupam Majumdar, Principal at Flagship Advisory Partners, and Rom Mascetti, Senior Manager at Flagship Advisory Partners. Together, they discussed the latest developments and opportunities within the B2B payments space.
Delving deeper, they also explored the Fintech adoption trends in Europe and the US, the breakthroughs in real-time payment systems, the key themes within B2B payments in USA and Europe, and the potential M&A activity within the B2B payments space.
Kim Verkooij, Co-Founder & CEO at Solvimon, on building a future-proof billing solution
Are you curious about the evolving world of pricing models and how businesses are adapting to the shift from subscriptions to usage-based models?
In this episode of In Check with Fintech, our CEO, Rogier Rouppe van der Voort had the pleasure to sit down with Kim Verkooij, Co-Founder and CEO at Solvimon, a next-generation billing platform designed to help fast-growing businesses manage their billing and pricing operations flawlessly.
During their conversation, Kim touched on topics like the challenges of implementing flexible billing, the advantages of transparent reporting, and the exciting potential of future-proof pricing strategies.
Tune in to unravel the complexities and creative solutions discussed throughout this episode, explore Kim’s perspective on making billing an attractive market and discover how Solvimon is pioneering innovative solutions in this dynamic landscape.
Work It Out | Djamel Mekibes, Co-Founder & COO at Senken, on the power of career breaks
Have you ever wondered how a career break can lead to a life-changing journey? Join us as Djamel Mekibes, Co-Founder & COO at Senken, shares his inspiring story of finding his true purpose in the world of Regenerative Finance (ReFi) after taking a life-changing career break.
During the interview, Djamel spoke about his journey as a founder and discussed the opportunities within the carbon credit market. He also shared some advice for aspiring entrepreneurs, touched upon the potential growth of the ReFi space and much more.
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