10th March 2023: We are extremely proud and delighted to share that the winners of the 14th FDM everywoman in Technology Awards have been announced and our CEO Vinita Rathi emerge victorious in the Entrepreneur Category of this award.
Vinita’s victory is a milestone for us as this special award is presented to an owner of a technology business whose vision and talent will inspire others to start their own technology-related ventures.
The awards celebrate the tech industry’s most exceptional talent recognizing all stages of the career journey from apprentices to C-Suite, creating role models to inspire the next generation from the UK and beyond.
Vinita, an adept technology professional with over 15 years of experience, a recognized Fortune Magazine’s 40 under 40 young business leader, and an Ex-Vice President of Goldman Sachs was awarded winner in the Entrepreneur Category sponsored by Howden in a ceremony held in London on the 9th March 2023 where 500 cross-industry tech leaders came to network and celebrate the exceptional women in tech.
Maxine Benson MBE, Co-Founder of everywoman comments: “Since 2011, The FDM everywoman in Technology Awards is both a recognition and a celebration of the impact women are having on the technology industry worldwide and the diverse, fulfilling, and exemplary careers that women can have in technology. Over the past 14 years, the accomplishments, and stories of these talented women have and will continue to inspire future generations to pursue a career in an industry where women are underrepresented. Each winner is a role model whose remarkable achievements showcase the vital advancements technology has in saving, transforming, and improving lives, while also positively impacting the planet and ensuring the future of tech grows ever more diverse and inclusive.”
Lyn Grobler, Group CIO at Howden Group Holdings said: “Howden is delighted once again to sponsor the Entrepreneur Award. I am privileged to have been a judge for these awards for many years, each year I am continually amazed and inspired by the brilliant female talent that is out there, breaking new ground in both IT and for women. At Howden, entrepreneurialism is at the very heart of our business. We believe that only by creating an environment where everyone is empowered to make a difference, we can build a sustainable and inclusive place to work.”
We would like to extend our gratitude toward the FDM Group for appreciating the incredible journey and recognizing women in tech!
About everywoman — Powering businesses to achieve their gender inclusion goals
everywoman is a global membership organisation for women in business that drives positive change by empowering women to achieve their professional potential. Established in 1999, everywoman works with leading corporations and organisations, improving productivity and performance through its membership offering and a unique tailored blend of products and services which unlock female potential and powers businesses to accelerate their gender inclusion goals. As part of its portfolio, everywoman’s cross-industry awards and forums have created thousands of female role models and inspired generations of future leaders. For more information visit www.everywoman.com
The FDM everywoman in Technology Awards and the annual everywoman in Technology Forum took place on 9 th March 2023. The FDM everywoman in Tech Awards shines a spotlight on the tech industry’s most exceptional female talent across all stages of their career journey, from the UK and beyond. The everywoman in Technology Forum brings together a community of over 500 women working in Tech, from graduates to C-suite, to inspire and provide practical advice on how to become the tech leader you want to be, from some of the world’s most esteemed women in the industry.