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Brescia is warm and always brimming with new ideas. Like many of the greatest leaders, she gains wisdom from her mistakes. One of her greatest lessons came from an error in judgement. Now I know to always perform due diligence, whatever the apparent bona fides or recommendations. This is where my added value is strongest, to help investors bring their ideas to market.
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She began her career as an entrepreneur, founding a social network for women in , and then headed up social media at Hearst Magazines. After LBS, she joined the World Economic Forum as global leadership fellow and head of communications for the Global Shapers Community, an initiative for millennials based in more than cities in countries. In any one month, I can travel to five countries and navigate between speaking engagements, client meetings, black-tie dinners and hackathons. Gafni is curious about how the world is changing through technology and the opportunity it holds to do some good.
She founded the company in , after experiencing first-hand the challenges of international relocation as an investment banker for Lehman Brothers and investor at Standard Chartered. She soon experienced many of the challenges of global mobility, such as finding an apartment and opening a bank account — frustrating experiences that prompted her to drive change. At LBS, Kennedy gained a diverse global network.
- Momentum Strategies.
- UNICEF - UNICEF Social Inclusion, Policy and Budgeting - Child Poverty Insights.
- Studying masculinity in Nigeria to improve gender equality;
- The Blind Watchmaker (2006 Edition).
- Insect Conservation: Past, Present and Prospects.
A great mentor, she introduced me to contacts ranging from FTSE chairmen to members of the royal family. Read what Kennedy has to say about making hard choices.
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One of her biggest lessons is unwavering dedication. Turning an idea into a profitable business is hard and people will question your every move. Now she provides strategic advice to leading British firms in the private, public and third sectors. She also has nine children. It's about achieving more women on boards at senior levels. Morrissey urges business leaders to involve men in the gender debate, to achieve quicker progress.
It helps us to understand how power and resources are distributed in a society or sector and is important for ensuring our programmes and campaigns avoid cookie-cutter technical solutions and are designed for real world impact.
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Gender equality and inclusive governance are each acknowledged to be key cross-cutting issues vital for ensuring sustainable development. In two recent reports , CARE Australia examined the impacts and the lessons to be gained from considering how these two approaches intersect in practice.
- Gender equality.
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We believe that what we learned could provide useful lessons not just for Diageo, but for any business with a global supply chain. Subscribe to our Blog feed. Published on behalf of the Women 7 movement: We are entering the final stretch before the G7 summit, which will open on 24 August in Biarritz.
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