Carina FurlongCarina Furlong

Co-President at PWN Global 

Carina is an Executive Coach and Leadership Development Consultant, who supports a number of national and multi-national organisations with the progression of their inclusion & diversity, working parents and female leadership pipeline agendas.

Carina is currently Co-President of PWN Global, a global Not-for-profit organisation accelerating gender balanced leadership in business and society, through professional development and cross-industry online and in-person networking. Carina is passionate about creating more understanding around Balanced Leadership, engaging men and women on how to make that happen.

Through an MA in Coaching from Kingston University, Carina completed a piece of research on female leadership role models which included profiling a number of senior female executives to develop a model of excellence in leadership for women.

This published research has offered a platform to employ strategies and systems to discover, develop and leverage the power of top female talent and create the right gender mix to optimize organisational performance.

Carina joined Talking Talent in 2013. Talking Talent enables organisations to create inclusive cultures by attracting, retaining and developing talent for sustained business performance.

Takes part in

May, 21 7:00 PM CEST
Visionary Stage
Panel Discussion

Hiring Policies to Improve Gender Balance and Overcome Sex-based Biases

How can companies promote gender equality in hiring and overcome sex-based discrimination? Our speakers will discuss the following topics:

  • How to attract more women to apply for a position at your company
  • Techniques to overcome sex-based and gender bias
  • How to promote gender equality in the workplace
Michelle Penelope King Best Selling Author
Okeyi Ojotule Comfort (Solace) Founder at She Rise Africa, Writer, Storyteller, Podcaster
Chiara Condi Expert, Activist, Consultant at Chiara Condi
Jennifer Brown Founder & CEO at Jennifer Brown Consulting
Carina Furlong Co-President at PWN Global