Five questions with... Kathryn Parsons

Five questions with... Kathryn Parsons

In the third of a series of interviews with inspiring female leaders, Wolff Olins’ global COO, Sairah Ashman, interviews Kathryn Parsons. Kathryn is the co-founder of Decoded who demystify the dark arts of the web through code.  What are the most significant shifts influencing your business?

by Sairah Ashman - 10 Jul 2013

Five questions with... Sunny Bates

Five questions with... Sunny Bates

In the second of a series of interviews with inspiring female leaders, Wolff Olins’ global COO, Sairah Ashman, interviews Sunny Bates. Sunny is a curator of ideas, talent and disruption.  What are the most significant shifts influencing your business?

by Sairah Ashman - 26 Jun 2013

Has this generation missed the boat?

Has this generation missed the boat?

By Sairah Ashman  

by Wolff Olins - 15 Apr 2013

The debate rumbles on... or not

The debate rumbles on... or not

By Sairah Ashman Members of Parliament in the UK found time this week to debate the EU directive aimed at increasing the number of women on boards.  The directive would oblige firms listed on stock exchanges to reserve at least 40% of their board seats for women by 2020. They neatly swerved the issu...

by Sairah Ashman - 11 Jan 2013

Snakes, ladders and leading with the heart

Snakes, ladders and leading with the heart

Nicky Dulieu, CEO of retailer Hobbs, has recruited a nearly all female board since joining the brand in 2008. Aside from the terrific performance of the brand, which demonstrates again that board diversity is good for business, Nicky has done something powerful to benefit women across her business...

by Sairah Ashman - 06 Dec 2012