Feature: Heeral Pandya

Heeral is a Team Leader at BP’s Oil Trading Operations team in IST (Integrated Supply and Trading). Her team focuses on safe and compliant execution of deals. Heeral has been in the oil industry over 6 years and in the Shipping Industry over 17 years. She is also part of BP’s Women’s network (WIN) where…

Feature: Louisa Golden

Louisa is a Senior Manager in the Technology Chief Controls Office at HSBC. She runs a Controls Culture Change program that looks to embed a culture of risk and controls within the global technology organisation at HSBC. She’s a member of the Balance network at HSBC, as well as the steering committee of Women on…

Feature: Carien Van der Hoop

Carien Van der Hoop is a senior infrastructure project manager in the OTC contribution team in Refinitiv, which is responsible for acquiring ‘over the counter pricing’ of all types of financial instruments from the banks and financial institutions. Her role is to ensure that we have the correct tools to retrieve the data from the…

HSBC Event – Ever felt like an imposter at work?

Ever felt like an imposter at work? On Wednesday 15 May, HSBC opened their doors to Women on the Wharf (WOTW) to attend their event on Imposter Syndrome. HSBC colleagues and WOTW members were buzzing as ‘imposter syndrome’ is extremely topical. So what is it? Imposter syndrome – a concept describing high achieving individuals who are marked…

Feature: Michael Sommerauer

Michael is quantitative analyst at State Street. He analyses alternative data to ascertain whether data can be used by asset managers, asset owners and hedge funds for investment decisions He has been the chair of the NextGen network since the beginning of 2019 (a member of the committee since he joined the firm) and is…

Feature: Ara Higueras

Ara is a Business Operations Manager in Refinitiv. She joined the managing committee in Refinitiv (Thomson Reuters at the time) in March 2013 but was involved earlier than that! She has been part of several sub-committees such as events and media. In Wotw she works in the social media committee. Time allowing, Ara attends events…

WOTW Flagship 2019 Event: Leaders sharing their stories on the red chair

Photo taken by Jaqueline Ching Photography (@jaqueline_ching_photography) Women on the Wharf launched 2019 as we mean to go on; the flagship event held at JP Morgan, co-sponsored by BP and MasterCard included five incredible speakers. The room was full of impressive professionals from the surrounding Canary Wharf companies with the aim of discussing the vital…