London – 9 March 2020: Women in Mining UK (WIM) is delighted to welcome Boston Consulting Group (BCG), one of the world’s leading management consulting and business strategy firms, as a co-sponsor of the 2020 Edition of “100 Global Inspirational Women in Mining” (WIM100).
Alex Buck, WIM Managing Director, said, “We are thrilled to welcome BCG as a co-sponsor for the “100 Global Inspirational Women in Mining” 2020 edition. BCG is one of the most forward-thinking companies in the business world delivering transformative innovations to assist clients across their growing global footprint. To have BCG on board is testament to the importance and relevance of our diversity and inclusion work – to employ, retain, progress and promote more women in the mining industry.
“The “100 Global Inspirational Women in Mining” publication is a living history of women working in the sector, celebrating how women have successfully addressed challenges, empowered others and forged rewarding careers in the sector. We look forward to working with BCG on this edition.”
Marc Schmidt, Managing Director and Partner at BCG, said, “Through our own research, we know that having visible role models is a key driver of advancement in women’s careers. We are excited to be working alongside Women in Mining to celebrate the successes of women in the global mining industry, across all levels, and continue to drive the diversity and inclusion agenda, both within our own firm and with our clients.”
Nominations for the 2020 edition of WIM100 open today. Find more information here: https://www.womeninmining.org.uk/wim100/
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Women in Mining UK (WIM) is a volunteer non-profit organisation dedicated to promoting the employment, retention and advancement of women in the mining sector. WIM offers a strong international network to progress professional goals and career aspirations and hosts numerous networking, educational and mentoring events to support personal development. Membership is free to both women and men.
Previous editions of the 100 Global Inspirational Women in Mining are available here: https://www.womeninmining.org.uk/wim100/
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