The key objective is to support the professional development of these women and the retention of their skills within the industry.
The WiBF Mentoring Program is a flagship program in WiBF’s offering and has been running annually since 2007. The program aims to support the meaningful development of gender-balanced leadership in the Australian banking and finance sector. Much more than just mentoring, the program provides participants with an incredibly rich curriculum that includes psychometric and personal strengths identification tools, leadership development workshops and relevant education on diversity and inclusion.
The program facilitates a mentoring relationship between professional women in middle to senior management, with more experienced individuals in the industry (both men and women) who have a passion and genuine interest in mentoring.
Over the course of 5 months, mentees and mentors participate in relevant workshops and networking events, as well as a number of one-to-one mentoring sessions. Participants are matched according to their level of seniority, area of expertise, personality and learning styles.
The skillful pairing process has given the program a unique reputation for achieving consistent successful outcomes for both mentees and mentors. Each year the diversity, level of experience and
Mentoring Program Director
WiBF has partnered with
The Director and Facilitator of the WiBF Mentoring Program
Maud’s background as an investment banker makes her a pragmatic coach, with a focus on adding value and achieving results. She mixes this rational approach with sensitivity and
Maud held senior management positions in capital markets (UBS London) and holds a Masters in Finance and international accreditations in Executive Coaching and Positive Psychology. She has been coaching at Director and Managing Director level for over a decade.
How to Apply
To apply and register your expression of interest as a mentee or mentor for the WiBF Mentoring Program, please join WIBF and complete the appropriate form in your dashboard after you have logged on.