Equity Group Executive Director Mary Wamae on the Need for Concerted Effort to Bring Women to the Top Level Management

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Mary Wamae

In this episode, Group Executive Director at Equity Group Holdings PLC and Angaza Awards Finalist Mary Wangari Wamae talks about the importance of coordinated effort to encourage more women to occupy top management positions. She reflects her transition from law to banking, spearheading the bank’s listing in various countries in the region and growing the bank’s balance sheet from Ksh 4 billion in 2004 to Ksh 1.1 trillion in 2021. Finally, we wrap the episode with a discussion on what it takes to scale the career ladder, the importance of integrity creating networks, and how receiving accolades and recognition inspires others.

This episode features:

Ally Mwakaneno Gakweli – Business Writer & Host, Hisa Technologies
Audio Production by Ally Mwakaneno Gakweli
Episode Artwork by Muteti Munyambu – Hisa Technologies

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