WCN welcomes its members to an inspirational evening with Claudia Parzazi, Linklaters’ managing partner for Western Europe, who was ranked as one of the “Top 10 Global Champions for Women in Business” by the Financial Times and HERoes last fall.
Claudia has a strong commitment to gender equality and women’s place on boards. She is a sponsor of Linklaters’ internal leadership program for women and actively supports women in business life. For example, Claudia has developed the Italian In the Boardroom, an education program that has educated 300 women for board assignments, as well as the CEO School for Women active in boards. Last year, she launched the mentoring program Inspiring Girls together with Valore D, an association of Italian companies that works to support women’s leadership in business and where Claudia herself acted as CEO. Her female network Breakfast @ Linklaters has today more than 1,500 members.
In addition to being a top-rated capital market lawyer and regional managing partner, Claudia is chairman of Allianz Italia, Vice President of the Italian Stock Exchange and external member of Politenico Di Milano, the largest technical university in Italy. She is also a member of the Expos International Board of Women.
Last year, she was awarded “Lawyer of the Year – Equity Capital Markets” at the Italian Legal Community Awards and was ranked as one of 30 female Italian leading lawyers. Chambers also ranks her as Star Individual.
During the event, Claudia will share her experiences and talk about her strong commitment for relationships and networks as well as for promoting women to leading positions in business.
Food and drinks will be served after the presentation.
Please note that the event will be held in Swedish.
When? 14 March at 18.00.
Where? Linklaters, Regeringsgatan 67.
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