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Movers and Shakers | Yasmin Ali | Engineer

Continuing our series of profiles focusing on women of colour in industry.  We speak to Yasmin Ali, a chemical engineer. Briefly describe your current job responsibilities After 7 years in various engineering roles at E.ON, I very recently resigned to seek new opportunities and pursue some personal goals. I am passionate about engaging the public…


Movers and Shakers | Flavilla Fongang | MD | 3 Colours Rule

Continuing our series of profiles of successful women of colour in business, leadership and work. Flavilla Fongang is Managing Director of  www.3coloursrule.com  a creative branding agency and online fashion styling academy. She set up the business ten years ago.   What drove you to start your own business? 3 Colours Rule was originally born as a…

Ama Ocansey of BNP Paribas

Movers and Shakers | Ama Ocansey | Legal Counsel | BNP Paribas

Ama is currently Senior Legal counsel at worldwide investment and retail bank, BNP Paribas London, in their Corporate Investment Banking Legal department, working on Eurobond financing and debt restructuring transactions with a focus on advising sovereigns, corporates and banks in emerging markets. Briefly describe your current job responsibilities I am a lawyer in the Corporate…

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Lisa Bent | Inside Out | 11 things

A New Year has arrived bringing with it a new chapter and a new cycle of 365 days. Lately, I have been thinking about circles. Not in a mathematical sense, more in relation to friendships, different groups and networks. Who we are is central to everything. We are a circle in itself. it starts with…