Interviews with successful female leaders about their career journeys, diversity and expert opinions on the future of finance and business


Deborah Zurkow

We sit down with Deborah Zurkow who is Global Head of Alternatives at Allianz Global Investors in London to discuss how she manages to juggle family life with work commitments; what can firms in the private equity industry do to improve female talent retention and the current climate and future trends in the infrastructure and private debt markets.

Maria Scott

We sit down with Maria Scott who is CEO and Founder of TAINA Technology in London to discuss her journey as an entrepreneur and what made her leave her job in the law industry; how tech providers can work effectively with financial institutions; how to encourage diversity at the workplace and adopt effective maternity leave policies that encourage women to grow in a company.

Yodia Lo

We sit down with Yodia Lo who is responsible for Hedge Funds, Credit and Co-Investments at Church Commissioners for England to discuss the diversity and hiring challenges within the alternative investment industry; talk about whether LPs should use gender or other diversity criteria as part of their fund selection process; and what is the outlook for the private debt market and where the opportunities lie.


Essential insights and advice from successful female leaders about career, diversity and industry trends

The Women Leaders in Finance podcast is brought to you by FinTech Global and AltAssets The podcast shares business insights from successful female leaders across FinTech, RegTech, CyberTech, investment management and private equity. Our aim is to provide perspective on how organisations can improve performance and profitability by taking advantage of the enhanced talent available from a gender-balanced workforce; how female professionals can accelerate their careers and extend their work networks; and offer expert opinion on the future of finance, technology and business.

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