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Clara Pietri – A talent to be followed

As you might recall, Clara Pietri, young golf talent, shared her aspirations and career development with a large public at the First Women in Sport Conference. Since, Clara has become a professional golf player and is aiming to participate at the Olympic games this summer in Rio, her life long dream. To keep up with […]

Sarah Kay – Spoken Word Poet

If you’re not really into poetry, but like beautifully written texts, if you’re not really into rapping, but like the rhythm and rhyming, then please watch Sarah Kay. Her poetry is simple, beautiful and accessible. www.ted.com

Sheryl Sandberg – Facebook COO

Sheryl Sandberg has served as the Chief Operating Officer of Facebook since 2008 and was elected in 2012 to its board of directors. After a career as Chief of Staff to the United States Department of Treasury under Bill Clinton, she joined Google in 2001 as a Vice President of Global Online Sales and Operations, […]

El Moutawakel – IOC President Candidate?

  When the Vice President of the International Olympic Committee, Morocco’s Nawal El Moutawakel, was asked if she considered standing for election of the IOC President, she answered German news agency DPA: ‘Why not? I have not decided yet, there is a long list of contenders, but I might.’ With Jacques Rogge, incumbent IOC President […]

Sauber Formula One – Monisha Kaltenborn

Congratulations to Monisha Kaltenborn for having been nominated the team principal of the Sauber Formula One team at the beginning of October. Kaltenborn is the first female team principal in Formula One. She has also been the team’s Chief Executive Officer since January 2010. Now age 40, Kaltenborn started her career in motor sports joining […]

UEFA Executive Committee – Karen Espelund

09 November 2012, 10:12 In June 2011, Karen Espelund was the first woman to join the UEFA Executive Committee, the ruling committee of the European football association. She first became a member by invitation and since spring 2012 is a full member with voting rights. Espelund started he career in football as a player of […]