HeForShe: Paul Harrison | Director of Communications, Huawei UK

Meet Paul Harrison, Director of Communications at Huawei UK Paul is Director of Communications at Huawei UK. Paul joined Huawei in 2020, after spending most of his working life in broadcast journalism at Sky News.   In this piece, we talk about his career, his advice to his younger self and why he believes men should be part of the gender equality conversation.……

HeForShe: Róbert Wessman | Chairman & CEO, Alvogen and Founder & Chairman, Alvotech

Róbert Wessman is Chairman & CEO at global pharmaceutical giant Alvogen, and founder and Chairman at biopharma specialist Alvotech. Róbert grew up in a small town in Iceland. From an early age he had a strong interest in both medicine and business; it was the latter path he chose to follow when picking his studies and he attended business school. However, he has since set up and…

HeForShe: Joey Tait | Managing Director, develop

develop is an award-winning software engineering recruitment business based in London, and working across the UK, German, and Miami markets. develop partners with the world’s most innovative businesses, offering product-based solutions for both permanent and contract recruitment objectives. The business is a leading contributor to the software engineering community and focuses its effort…

HeForShe: Gary Devenay | Chief Technology Officer, Safe & the City

Gary is a software engineer with over 12 years of commercial full stack experience. His love of programming started at the age of 12, which landed him his first developer role by age 16. Despite his youth, Gary has successfully led development teams through the entire lifecycle of agile projects for some of the world’s largest clients, including PwC, KPMG, EY, Missguided.com, and Royal Bank…

HeForShe: Johan Sjöberg | CEO, Star Stable Entertainment

Johan Sjöberg is CEO of Star Stable Entertainment, the creator of Star Stable Online, a multiplayer role-playing horse adventure game that has been played by millions of loyal gamers around the world. Johan joined the company in 2010 as a founding board member and was named CEO in 2018. During his tenure, he has maintained a vision to take the popular PC-game and transform it into a…

HeForShe: Matthew Cheung | CEO of Ipushpull & Co-Founder, Work In Fintech

Matthew is a CEO of ipushpull, an enterprise real-time data sharing and workflow platform, and co-founder of Work in Fintech, an edtech inspiring young people to build careers and companies in fintech and web3. Previously, Matthew co-founded RANsquawk, a ground-breaking real-time audio news service for institutional traders. Matthew has nearly 20 years of fintech experience and an alumni…

Looking back at 2021: Our top Inspirational Women & HeForShe interviews

In the final installments of looking back at 2021, we delve into our favourite and fascinating Inspirational Women & HeForShe interviews of the year. Our Inspirational Women series of interviews aims to highlight amazing women across the globe, showcase their achievements and raise their profiles. Over the years, we have interviewed so many amazing women such as Professor Sue Black…

HeForShe: Adam Philpott | EMEA President, McAfee

As EMEA President of McAfee, Adam Philpott leads the EMEA region with a focus on building truly diverse teams to drive sales and success at every level of the business. In this role, Adam is responsible for growing the business across EMEA as well as developing stronger partnerships with the channel and customers across McAfee’s consumer and enterprise security portfolio. Before joining…

HeForShe: Russ Shaw CBE | Founder, Tech London Advocates & Global Tech Advocates

Russ Shaw CBE is the founder of Tech London Advocates and Global Tech Advocates. He originally founded Tech London Advocates in 2013 to ensure an independent voice of the technology community was heard, but with a focus on the private sector. Since then he has been championing London as a global tech hub and campaigning to address some of the biggest challenges facing tech companies in the…

HeForShe: Stefano Maifreni | Founder, Eggcelerate

An engineer by education, product manager by role and expert at achieving growth by career, Stefano has an outstanding track record in business strategy, operations, product and marketing, with extensive P&L management and international expansion experience. His professional journey includes Senior Manager roles in global Blue-chip companies, Growing Businesses and Start-ups in…