The Association of Women in Finance (the "AWF") is a group of finance professionals dedicated to supporting the advancement of women in finance. (www.womeninfinance.ca)
We are executives, bankers, lawyers, accountants, investment professionals, actuaries, venture capitalists, insurers, and entrepreneurs. We are employed in both industry, professional services and public sectors in a wide range of industries and company sizes.
Quite simply, we exist to encourage women finance professionals to claim their seats at boardroom tables.
An annually elected Board of Directors governs the AWF, providing leadership and vision to the organization.
Please click here to see a list of current opportunities to join the AWF Board.
Since 1996, we’ve been providing a forum for the discussion of issues, a place to exchange and develop business knowledge, and to honour successes.
Board members work closely with one another and will be supported by an AWF Administrator. The Board is tasked with building on the solid foundation and guiding the AWF to the next level. The Board will help to grow the AWF in a manner that improves outreach to BC’s finance community and helps establish, maintain and grow meaningful partnerships within the industry.
To be successful, ideal Board members bring the following skill set and experience: