After 5 years of practice as an M&A lawyer in Milan, Sao Paulo and Frankfurt, Anna is now a legal expert and project manager for complex M&A transactions in Zurich.
Driver of the Women in Financial Advisory community in her company, she is passionate about promoting inclusion and gender equality, since
she is convinced that it will lead to better businesses, organizations and societies as a whole.
Dagmara believes that involvement and inclusion is achieved by giving ambitious people the space to contribute and thrive together as a team.
After completing her studies in Poland, Scotland and Switzerland, she is now an innovation driven expert in life science sector, eager to provide improved diagnostic solutions for patients worldwide.
She is looking up to inspirational leadership stories, which create work experience with a purpose.
Duong is a passionate, proactive and result-oriented individual. She co-founded and ran Lean In Vietnam between 2017-2019. In this capacity, she oversaw a network of Lean in Circles and organized regular expert events and enrichment activities for its members. One of these events included a high-profile event with Sheryl Sandberg when she visited Hanoi in 2017.
She joined Lean In Network, Switzerland (Bern, Lucerne, Zurich) after her relocation, and is currently pursuing her Master's Degree in Responsible Management, specialization in Sustainable Business & Human Rights at the University of Geneva.
Martina is a consultant in the M&A Financial Advisory at Deloitte Switzerland. After studying in three different countries, she has decided to move to a fourth one - Switzerland. Here, next to her daily job, she runs the YOUnext mentoring programme and other initiatives for the Culture and Leadership internal team at Deloitte. In her free time she enjoys travelling, walking in the nature and challenging herself with yoga and pilates
“As women continue to advance in the workplace and step into roles of leadership, Lean In is a powerful force towards shaping a more inclusive society and forging paths to equality. New visions that integrate the female perspective can normalize the balance of power, free us from misconception and bias, and help women chart their own destiny. “When women thrive, humanity thrives."
Laura is a champion for women empowerment dedicated to nurturing and accelerating the careers of young female talent in the modern workplace. Drawing on her own experiences across the healthcare industry in Europe, North America, South America and Asia, she serves as a mentor to young women to help them navigate gender and professional challenges to succeed in their career. She is also a passionate globetrotter with her travels taking her to over 70 countries.
Basia is an outdoorsy, active, working mom from Cracow, Poland and lives in Switzerland since 2009.
She has a background in customer service and operations, and holds a Master degree in tourism management.
Be it in business or private life, fostering positive relationships is her passion and strength.
Empowering other women and local communities is Basia’s drive to be Relationship Manager at Lean In Network Switzerland.
Always on a self-reflection and self-improvement journey, she is open to new challenges.
She is a strong believer in equality, diversity, and the magic power of kindness.