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Breaking Banks Fintech

Breaking Banks Fintech

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September 21st 2017:The Importance of Gender Parity on Fintech Teams

As fintech has grown in the last few years, there are a lot of articles focusing on the lack of gender equality in the space. The cross section of finance and tech is a cross section of two industries that have very different biases, but share issues of diversity. The infamously leaked "Google Memo" gives us an insiders look at the attitudes and presumptions about women, about tech, and about tech culture. Every aspect of our world- our interactions, our economies and livelihoods, our borders and spaces, our transportation and presence, is being redesigned by technology. It only makes

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Colleen Wilson

Colleen Wilson is the Founder & CEO of Collaborate Chicago, a product strategy and product marketing consulting firm helping fintech companies figure out what to build, how to build it, and then how to tell the world about it. Colleen spent the first 10 years of her career in product and strategy leadership roles at Edward Jones, has served as a venture advisor, and most recently led product strategy and product marketing for Square Capital, the fastest growing product at Square. A new(er) Chicagoan, Colleen is active in the women/diversity in tech and fintech communities, and is the co-chair of FTW: FinTech Women, an initiative of FinTEx.
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Anouska Streets

Anouska Streets, Head of Engineering, FINkit Anouska has more than 20 years of software engineering experience across multiple sectors. She has worked with a broad range of technologies and platforms and managed the transformation of software development organisations as the industry has transitioned into cloud-native delivery. This includes the adoption of DevOps practices and, importantly, driving the cultural and behavioural changes necessary to make it a success.
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https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2193/breaking-banks-fintech 23/11/2017 12:00 23/11/2017 01:00 Breaking Banks Fintech https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2193/breaking-banks-fintech As fintech has grown in the last few years, there are a lot of articles focusing on the lack of gender equality in the space. The cross section of finance and tech is a cross section of two industries that have very different biases, but share issues of diversity. The infamously leaked "Google Memo" gives us an insiders look at the attitudes and presumptions about women, about tech, and about tech culture. Every aspect of our world- our interactions, our economies and livelihoods, our borders and spaces, our transportation and presence, is being redesigned by technology. It only makes sense that every sector of humanity participate in creating the technologies that will reshape what it means to be human in the future. Yet, the tech industry lacks the diversity that allows it to solve real problems and live up to the promise of creating a more vital and equal future. Today, Brett King and Jason Henrichs talk to Anouska Streets, Head of Engineering at FINkit, and Colleen Wilson VoiceAmerica | Talk Radio | Online Talk Radio studio@voiceamerica.com false DD/MM/YYYY Add to Calendar
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