Posted on 19/09/2016 by Marie Swarbreck
Meet Panelist #10
Liam Quinn, APAC Head of Business Continuity & Recovery, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Question 1 - Can you introduce yourself in a couple of words?
I consider myself a “Jack of All Trades, Master of None” having spent 30 years in the Finance Industry spread evenly across Finance, Operations & Risk.
Question 2 - How has your company/position got you involved in the gender equity space?
I have been consistently recognized for my strong leadership skills and with a proven track record of creating high performance and diverse teams. Part of this I attribute to a keen interest in languages, different cultures and Psychology.
Question 3 - What are you currently doing to improve gender balance in HK?
Under the umbrella of Women in Technology & Operations (WIT&O) we seek to promote a strong culture for gender diversity. Three example anchor programs seek to Attract, Develop and Retain high performing & potential female talents.
- “Tech for Girls” aims to spark the interest of secondary school girls at an early age to pursue a career in Technology
- ”Knowledge Series” aims to expose WIT&O member to diverse areas of knowledge in project management, Technology, and risk management and
- “Return to Work” aims at making Bank of America GT&O organization a more inclusive place to work by providing job opportunities for people who have had a career break.
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