Welcome to The DEI Discussions, powered by Harrington Starr. In this podcast we discuss the development and entrenchment of diversity and inclusion in FinTech by speaking to the most prevalent voices within the space. Highlighting the incredible women walking the talk for change; the people working to champion authentic inclusion, both professionally and personally; discussing the talent acquisition strategies that attract and retain a diverse range of talent; and the Maternity and Paternity Stories of FinTech- each giving us an eye-opening look at the change we need to enact!
Nadia's Women of Fintech Podcast - Claudia Sauter, Member of the Board of Directors/Advisor/ CCO
On this episode of the ground-breaking Women of Fintech Podcast series, Nadia is delighted to be joined by Claudia Sauter, Member of the Board of Directors/Advisor/ CCO.
As Claudia offers us an exclusive look at her fascinating career journey, we learn about her key lessons along the way as we explore everything from looking and thinking differently to Fintech creativity. Claudia's passion for driving change across the industry is evident, and she shares with us her actionable tips that will help us all walk the talk for change.
Nadia's Women of Fintech Podcast- Patrizia Ferro, Senior Account Manager at Engineering Ingegneria Informatica Spa
On this episode of the ground-breaking Women of Fintech Podcast, Nadia is delighted to be joined by Patrizia Ferro, Senior Account Manager for Digital Payments at Engineering Ingegneria Informatica Spa.
Patrizia's fascinating career journey has taken her though a multitude of sectors, from the defence industry to the diversified world of payments. Such a background has positioned Patrizia well to tackle the challenges our industry now faces, confronting everything from the conflict between agility and vision, to our approach to DEI. Exploring Patrizia's own approach to DEI, we gain an eye-opening look at the idea of co-creation, and how this mindset can expand our thinking on the subject of diversity and inclusion.
Nadia's Women of Fintech Podcast- Yasmin Johal, Associate at CMS UK
On this episode of the ground-breaking Women of Fintech Podcast, Nadia is delighted to be joined by Yasmin Johal, Associate at CMS UK.
Yasmin's passion for driving change across the entire industry is evident throughout her conversation with Nadia, sharing the incredible work she is doing to empower BAME communities in particular. Utilising the platform her recent awards have given her, Yasmin is creating networks that open up opportunities to previously underserved demographics. Exploring aspirations, role models, and so much more, this episode is not to be missed.
Nadia's Women of Fintech Podcast- Kat Cloud, UK Policy Lead at Plaid
Nadia is delighted to welcome Kat Cloud, UK Policy Lead at Plaid, to this episode of the ground-breaking Women of Fintech Podcast.
Kat offers us a refreshing take on the finance space as we explore Plaid's commitment to improving financial wellbeing through innovative partnerships and dynamic visions. The focus on wellness continues as Kat and Nadia have an honest conversation on imposter syndrome, and the positive measures we can take to overcome this. When exploring how we can embed DEI into the financial services sector, Kat shares her thoughts on the impact of thought leadership, collaboration, and the importance of looking internally- and we leave this episode truly motivated to walk the talk for change!
Nadia's Human of Fintech Podcast- Dr. Tom Tonkin, CEO at The Conservatory Group
We are delighted to bring you a new episode of the Humans of Fintech Podcast, and this time Nadia is joined by Dr. Tom Tonkin, CEO at The Conservatory Group.
Dr. Tom's infectious passion for change and delivering authentic DEI is evident throughout this brilliant episode. We get the opportunity to explore Dr. Tom's fascinating thoughts on unconscious bias, assessments, and his calls to actions, honing in on the tangible points we can all adopt in our professional and personal lives. Demanding self reflection and a critique of our own daily practices, this episode brings the reality of DEI to the fore, and a chance to reignite our commitment to walking the talk for change.
Nadia's Women of Fintech Podcast- Sophie Gerber, Co-CEO at TRAction Fintech
On this episode of the ground-breaking Women of Fintech Podcast, Nadia is delighted to be joined by Sophie Gerber, Co-CEO at TRAction Fintech and Director at Sophie Grace.
Sophie's passion for creating businesses that disrupt the marketplace is evident as she traces the brilliant journeys of both TRAction Fintech and Sophie Grace. Picking up some fascinating learns along the way, Sophie shares the resilience and drive needed to be a successful entrepreneur. Sophie also shares her fascinating thoughts on how we can reenergise the interview process to ensure we are embedding inclusive and authentic attitudes into the entire onboarding experience.