We're thrilled to announce Tess Bercich's promotion to Chief Product Officer and her new role as a Co-Founder at Lucinity. Her talent has been vital to our growth and we're excited for what's next with Tess leading the way.
Being the father of three amazing girls, equity is near and dear to my heart. My wife and I have always emphasized raising leaders, and we encourage our girls to try everything at least once before deciding it's not for them.
Iceland is the first country in the world to put a law around equity – The Act on Equal Status and Equal Rights of Women and Men. The act is one of the main reasons Iceland is now leading the fight toward closing the gender pay gap.
In my view, the global technology sector is still influenced by outdated social patterns that disproportionately affect minorities. We should all reflect on how our socialization and underlying beliefs impact our teamwork.
It isn't easy to wrap your head around Embracing Equity in the AML industry when human trafficking-related typologies mainly target women. A multi-faceted approach and collaborative effort must be made by all parties involved.
By sharing my story of embracing my feminine strengths in a mostly masculine industry, I hope to encourage and inspire other women to do the same. It's crucial that we continue to break down barriers and empower all women to bring their unique perspectives and talents to the table.
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