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Charles Russell Speechlys hosts second Women in Leadership event

We were delighted to welcome female founders, advisers and investors to our Women in Leadership event, co-hosted by Buzzacott, on 14 September.

The evening featured a fantastic panel of speakers from Buzzacott, August Equity, Puma Private Equity and the Babraham Research Campus; each of whom shared their experiences and insights into Private Equity for female founders.

We are committed to addressing gender imbalance at a leadership level. Spearheaded by Corporate team members Sarah Wigington, Rebecca Burford, Grace Hudson and Caroline Carter, this event was the second in a series that seeks to learn about and tackle the barriers women face inside and outside the firm face.

For a glimpse of what the evening entailed, or to learn more about the Women in Leadership initiative, watch our highlights video below.

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    Charlotte Ford

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    Daniel Rosenberg

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    Piers Master

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    Chris Marks

    Insights

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    Kevin Forsyth

    Insights

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    Melanie Tomlin

    Insights

  • From Manchester to the Metaverse: How United’s Roblox Rollout Could Help Drive Fan Engagement

    Shennind Awat-Ranai

    Insights

  • FCA announce new UK Listing Rules coming into force on 29 July 2024

    Jodie Dennis

    Quick Reads

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    Victoria Younghusband

    Insights

  • Darren Bailey and Frédéric Jeannin write for City AM on geopolitical risk and challenges posed to Paris by staging the Olympic Games

    Darren Bailey

    In the Press

  • Inside Housing quotes James Walton on the potential financing impact of delays at the Building Safety Regulator

    James Walton

    In the Press

  • IFLR quotes Victoria Younghusband on new UK listing rules unveiled by the FCA

    Victoria Younghusband

    In the Press

  • Bloomberg quotes Sarah Jane Boon on plans announced in the King’s speech to press ahead with the tax hike on UK private school fees

    Sarah Jane Boon

    In the Press

  • CoStar quotes Claire Fallows and Ben Butterworth on some of the key real estate issues addressed in the King's Speech

    Claire Fallows

    In the Press

  • Financial Accountant quotes Jack Carter on foreign property interests

    Jack Carter

    In the Press

  • “We want prenup! We want prenup!” (Yeah!)

    Cara Fung

    Quick Reads

  • Charles Russell Speechlys reports domestic and international growth across all practice areas

    Simon Ridpath

    News

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    Mark Bailey

    Insights

  • The EU AI Act: A Beginner’s Guide for UK and International Businesses using AI

    Janine Regan

    Insights

  • James Walton writes for the Evening Standard on whether the Government can expect a return on its new National Wealth Fund

    James Walton

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