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Here we collect all articles, data and research relevant to employees in the financial sector.

Coleet Vynckier is Head of prudential supervision on (re)insurance companies at NBB.

Ruth Verstraete has spent an exhilarating 20 years at DKV Belgium. Ruth, Chief Risk Financial Officer, shares her story of passion for risk management as a woman in finance.

Mounira Hached is Business Analyst at BNP Paribas Fortis.

KYC & Financial Crime Manager at Triodos, Samiri Rifi, shares her story about taking life into her own hands and choosing to do what she loves.

After an amazing 18 years at the bank, Khanh Diep tell us her inspiring story of change and growth as a Woman in Finance.

Astrid Coppens has had a remarkable 22 years at SWIFT. Astrid, who is the Head of Tech Platform Readiness & Continuity, describes herself as an energetic and authentic leader. She has kindly shared her interesting story as a #WomanInFinance.

Katia Al Jbrail is a Regulatory Relations Process Manager at BNY Mellon. Katia shares her story of building confidence and close relationships in her ever fulfilling career field.

Our resident #WomenInFinance member, Claudia Roosen, is celebrating her 20+ years as a Relationship Executive at BNY Mellon. Claudia has shared with us her story of overcoming fears, such as the best-worst presentation of her life. 

Bengi Erer, Director, is currently an internal Agile Coach at Euroclear. Throughout her 25 years in the finance industry, Bengi has encountered many learning opportunities through continuous change and openness to new occasions. Bengi shares her story with #WomenInFinance Belgium.

#WomenInFinance had the opportunity to interview ING’s very own Marie Parent. Marie is a Digital Marketeer, Customer Journey Expert and Customer Experience Specialist who values honesty and continuous learning. Marie has been energised throughout her career and shares a glimpse with us.

Great communicator. Highly empathetic. Networking pro. These are words that would best describe Jason-Louise Graham. She is a Project Mananger Talent and Learning at ING. As a #womaninfinance, Jason-Louise shares her story and her words of advice with us.

Euroclear’s very own Salomé Adjeme tells #WomenInFinance her story of her years working in the industry. Salomé, Collateral Account Manager and avid Oprah Winfrey fan, is also the Co - founder of the Women Empowering Academy and the Business Black Excellence Summit.

Our resident historian, Dana Brants is not your typical #WomanInFinance. Dana, who works as a Tribe Lead for Customer Interactions at SWIFT, tell us her unconventional story of how she made the switch from dreaming about being Indiana Jones to working in the banking industry.

From educating to banking, Isabelle Brees shares her story with #WomenInFinance as a newcomer to the banking world. Isabelle is a specialist CLT – KYC for Midcorporates and Institutionals at ING Belgium and she has gladly shared her anecdotes of her career change, and how she has grown in the finance sector.

Degroof Petercam’s, Kaatje Butlé shared her story as a tech-savvy “WomenInFinance”. Kaatje, the Chief Audit Executive, gives us insight on her ever-changing career, and important life lessons she has learned along the way.

#WomenInFinance Belgium’s very own Rosa Scappatura shares her story of jumping into the banking world straight on. Rosa, who is an Relationship Executive and Head of Corporate Trust Luxembourg at BNY Mellon, gives us her personal account about her courageous career in finance. 

Laura Lumingu, a Policy Advisor focussing on digital transformation in the domains of innovation, mobile, data & AI at KBC, is an ambitious #WomanInFinance and she has excitedly shared her story with us. Read the full interview here.

Alima Mamadou is an accountant as well as a Diversity and Inclusion Board Member at the National Bank of Belgium. Her advice for women working in the financial sector today? If you find yourself in a place where you don't fit at the table, create your own table. Disover her story here.

Sophie Sine is Internal Community Manager at AG Insurance. She firmly believes in the importance of female role models. Why she does that, you can read here.

Mathy Muteba has been working with Women in Finance for the past two months. She is entering her third year as a Business Administration Student at KU Leuven University. Before she left, we asked her to share her story with us.

New week, new portrait! Fernanda Aspilche Ferro describes herself as an advocate for people with rare diseases. Curious? Discover the full interview here.

Each week we publish a story of an inspiring woman active in the financial sector. This week Corine Isorez shares her journey.

Each week we share a story of an inspiring woman working in the financial sector. First up: Antoinette d'Aspremont Lynden.

In this article you will read more about what kind of impact women can have within a management team.

Men and women view the world from a different perspective. Younger and older employees often have a different view of things. The same is true for those who grew up in a different culture. Put all those different perspectives together and you get not only better insights but also better decisions.

We regularly put one of our members in the spotlight. This time it is the turn of Valérie Urbain, CEO of Euroclear Bank. Discover her journey in the following video message.