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Women in Finance - 2020 Italy Awards

Freshfields, the UK Embassy in Italy, Lener & Partners, in collaboration with Borsa Italiana, are delighted to call for nominations for the third edition of the Italian Women in Finance Awards.

The event aims to celebrate female talents and diversity in the finance industry in Italy.

Candidates will be assessed by a jury comprising diplomats, academics and representatives from the financial industry and supervisory authorities. The winners will receive an award for the following categories:

  • CFO of the Year
  • Fund Manager of the Year
  • Banker of the Year
  • Insurer of the Year
  • Woman in FinTech of the Year
  • Champion of Diversity Employer

The award criteria are set out in the rules (attached). Applications can be submitted on the UK Embassy in Italy

The committee promoting the initiative invites you to nominate yourself, a friend, a colleague, or an organization you believe deserves recognition by filling in the application form on the UK Embassy in Italy website by 14 February 2020.

New date: The ceremony will begin at 6.30pm on 11th May 2020 at Palazzo Mezzanotte, the headquarters of Borsa Italiana, Piazza degli Affari 6 in Milan and be followed by cocktails.

The award is organized in partnership with the Corriere della Sera, La 27 Ora and

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