WiFA Spotlight Series

After the success in launching the 2020 WiFA Spotlight Series, WiFA continues to use this platform to celebrate strong future leaders and trusted decision makers in the financial services industry. Read inspiring stories from these leaders we spoke to recently, please like, share and comment on our LinkedIn Page.

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Tegan Smyth

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Tegan Smyth

Tegan Smyth is a Project Manager at Societe Generale and the Founder of Grassroots Future, a charitable institution that aims to build capacity among refugee-led initiatives through education, wellbeing and community outreach. In her 2021 Spotlight Series Tegan...

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Amy Viklund

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Amy Viklund

Amy Viklund is the Asia business development lead for financial institutions and TMT sectors at Freshfields. In her 2021 Spotlight Series interview Amy Viklund discusses how she keeps her competitive edge, the importance of mentors, advice she would give her...

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Stephanie Siu

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Stephanie Siu

Stephanie Siu, a lawyer at eBrevia, a Donnelley Financial Solutions company, discusses how she stays on top of her professional game, her motivations during this past year, her passions, and much more. Tell us a little bit about yourself I am a legaltech lawyer at...

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Virginie Goethals

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Virginie Goethals

Virginie Goethals is a Co-Founder and Managing Director at RUN Hong Kong. In her 2021 Spotlight Series interview, she discusses her motivations, advice to her younger self, and how her organization has adapted during these challenging times. Tell us a little bit about...

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Jennifer Wu

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Jennifer Wu

Jennifer Wu, a commercial disputes lawyer at Pinsent Masons, is active on several committees involved with diversity and inclusion.  In her 2021 Spotlight Series, she discusses the importance of mentorship, advice to her younger self, her 2021 mantra, and much more....

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Pooja Dhyani

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Pooja Dhyani

Pooja Dhyani, founder of LocalHood, a volunteer social venture. In her 2021 Spotlight Series, she talks about what motivated her to join the financial industry, coping with change, her 2021 mantra, her passions, and much more. What drew you to a career in finance? And...

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Christine Chiu

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Christine Chiu

Christine Chiu works on the IPO Vetting Team, Listing Division at the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited. In her 2021 Spotlight Series, she discusses her organization's promotion of diversity and inclusion, her motivations, and much more. Tell us a little bit...

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Adelaide Chan

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Adelaide Chan

Adelaide Chan works in the customer experience area in international banking. In her 2021 Spotlight Series interview she tells us about her motivation, her 2021 mantra, and much more. Tell us a little bit about yourself I joined an international bank as a Management...

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Joelle Dang

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Joelle Dang

Joëlle Dang is a proactive and hands on Chief Operating Officer with a breadth of business experience and cross functional expertise in structured finance, risk management, corporate governance, and a strong understanding of the evolving regulatory landscape and...

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Anik Tremblay

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Anik Tremblay

Anik Tremblay works at KPMG on the Banking Advisory team. In her 2021 Spotlight Series interview, she discusses her motivations, her 2021 mantra, her passions, and much more. Tell us a little bit about yourself  I am originally from Canada but I’ve been calling...

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Lena Wong

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Lena Wong

Lena Wong, CFA, is the Pre-Career Initiatives Lead at 100 Women in Finance. She is also the founder, Hong Kong Momtrepreneurs and co-founder, Womentors. In her 2021 Spotlight Series interview, she discusses her motivations, the role of mentors in her life, and much...

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Rachel Phillips

2021 WiFA Spotlight Series – Rachel Phillips

Rachel Phillips works in the alternative investments team at KPMG and co-Chairs the Australian Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Committee. She is currently a Mentee in WiFA’s MMP 2021. In her 2021 Spotlight Series interview she discusses her motivations, the...