HRH The Countess of Wessex – Global Ambassador, 100WF’s Next Generation initiatives

Countess of WessexIn November, 2015, 100 Women in Finance announced that HRH The Countess of Wessex will serve as Global Ambassador of 100WF’s Next Generation initiatives. Launched in January 2015, the goal of 100WF’s most recent initiative is to inspire, mentor and provide access and peer network support to young women looking to start their careers in finance and investments.

Over the course of the next three years, The Countess of Wessex will represent 100WF’s Next Generation initiatives as she travels to several of 100WF’s locations around the world. As Global Ambassador, she will serve as an advocate for increased diversity in the financial services industry, and for raising the industry’s visibility and appeal as young women consider career paths. Additionally, she will participate in conversations in which she can share 100WF’s global knowledge of best practices around cultivating interest and engagement from the next generation of women entering the industry.