We often hear the barriers which deter women and girls from engaging in science, technology, engineering and maths are unconscious bias and a lack of diversity at board level. To celebrate the imminent launch of Women Tech Founders, we are interviewing female leaders involved with SETSquared Bristol to explore their career paths and views on issues faced by women in technology. Each of their stories is individual, some have a technical background, others are using technology to enable their business idea.
SETSquared has a great opportunity to provide more balance for their member companies and are encouraging women that are experts and leaders from other industries, or those with specialist skills, to lend their experience and knowledge to Business Review Panels. The panellists, typically from finance, law, marketing, growth and tech backgrounds, provide feedback to the founders of SETSquared companies in a boardroom environment, creating more diverse input in these tech start-ups early years.
To set the scene, Monika Radclyffe, Director of SETSquared Bristol, shares her story: Continue reading “Women in Tech Interview: Monika Radclyffe”