|3 May 2019|
'Because I was the minority and it was only me, I could really be who I wanted to be and not worry about fitting in with the male surgeons’.
‘Never compete with one another in the sector, but collaborate and make your voices heard together’.
She made the point that with fewer women in the sector, those with the passion and focus will always be the ones who stand out most.
‘Smarter designs require a more diverse and creative input, which is where women can play a vital role.’
'We need women to be involved in the product design and the sales side too. The tech industry needs more staff just like many of the other STEMM sectors, but employers need to be more creative and flexible to spread the net in order to get better candidates. It’s not all about having an IT or engineering degree.’
‘Tech isn’t just about getting women into coding.'