Kasia Wojciechowska, WeAreTheCity Rising Star Winner, DEI Advocate, Women in Tech Mentor

kasia wojciechowska

Kasia Wojciechowska is a winner of the WeAreTheCity 2023 Rising Star award and Female Ambassador of the Year winner – the Great British Businesswoman Series 2024.

She is an accomplished Consultancy professional, with nearly two decades of experience in the tech and professional services industry. Throughout her career, Kasia not only has been a devoted advocate for the professional development of aspiring junior tech professionals and women returners making transitions into technology careers, but she has kickstarted myriads of careers with such organisations as JPMORGAN, UBS, Citi, RBC to name a few. Her commitment is also evident in her role as a mentor for females through the Cajigo 100 Women in Tech program, reinforcing her steadfast belief in human potential, dedication to empowering women, and advancing equality within the tech industry.

Having worked at two FTSE companies—FDM Group plc, a global professional services provider, and Capita plc, a leading provider of business process services, driven by data, technology and people—Kasia possesses an understanding of emerging tech trends and a commitment to amplifying underrepresented voices. She brings a unique blend of expertise and passion to every event she participates in.

As a passionate speaker and moderator for events, including the Women in IT Summit and London Tech Week, Kasia’s engaging and inclusive style ensures that all event attendees feel valued and heard, inspiring others to join in shaping a more inclusive and innovative tech landscape. Whether she’s guiding panel discussions on cutting-edge tech trends, moderating debates on DEIB in the industry, or spearheading initiatives to promote digital literacy, she stands at the forefront of the tech and DEI discourse, inspiring others to join in reshaping a more inclusive and innovative tech landscape.

Notably, she received recognition for her efforts by winning the Capita People’s Choice Award for the successful launch of the Neurodiversity initiative. Additionally, she has achieved the following accolades and acknowledgments:

  • Female Ambassador of the Year winner – the Great British Businesswoman Series
  • WeAreTheCity 2023 Rising Star The Editor’s Choice award winner
  • European Diversity Awards (Optum) – TC ICAP Hero of the Year shortlist
  • Forward Ladies Awards 2023 – Emerging Leader Of The Year shortlist
  • Great British Businesswoman Series – Female Ambassador shortlist
  • The 2023 Most Influential Women in UK Technology nominee
  • UN Women UK CSW67 Delegate
  • The inaugural Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Tech Awards 2023 – The Neurodiversity Champion shortlist
  • Women in IT Summit & Awards Series for the 2023 Advocate of the Year award shortlist
  • ND programme shortlisted for the 2023 DEI Initiative of the Year for Women in IT Summit & Awards Series
  • ND programme shortlisted for the Best Inclusion and Diversity Initiative in the UK Company Culture Awards 2023.
  • Women in Tech Global Awards 2022 (Community Award) shortlist
  • ND programme shortlisted for the Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Award for the Personnel Today Awards 2022
  • Capita – Winner of People’s Choice Award for launching the Neurodiversity initiative

Speaker and moderator contributions

2024:

  • IGPP Institute of Government & Public Policy – The National Women in Leadership Conference (panel speaker)
  • IGPP Institute of Government & Public Policy – the Annual National Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion in the Workplace Conference
  • IGPP Institute of Government & Public Policy – The Fourth Annual Progressing Neurodiversity at Work
  • VERMEG for Banking & Insurance Software – Diversity in Tech (podcast)
  • Cajigo Tech Summit – AI and the future of skills (June/July).

2023:

  • Women in IT Summit – moderator (Blockchain, NFTs, Web3)
  • London Tech Week – round table speaker (routes to tech, tech skills)
  • Great British Workplace Wellbeing Series – speaker (Future of work, flex washing)
  • VERMEG for Banking & Insurance Software – moderator (AI, RegTech)
  • GRC Risk conference | EXCEL Embracing Neurodiversity: Building Inclusive Workplaces for All Minds – moderator