Caroline Haslett Lecture & Awards 2020

10th December 2020

Image removed.This WES annual event will once again celebrate the 2020 winners of the Karen Burt Memorial Award for the best female newly chartered engineer, Men as Allies Award and the Amy Johnson Inspiration Award.

This year we are honoured to have Amanda Fisher, Chief Executive of Amey, give the annual Caroline Haslett Lecture.

Amanda Fisher was appointed Chief Executive of Amey in December 2019, having been Managing Director of Facilities Management, Defence and Justice at Amey since August 2017.

Since training at Sandhurst and being commissioned as an Army Officer, Amanda has sought demanding leadership roles throughout her career. She has pursued roles that focus on delivering critical public infrastructure services through senior and board level positions. Before joining Amey Amanda was the Managing Director of Balfour Beatty Living Places, becoming the first woman to reach such a UK senior role within the international construction and services group. She has previously held roles at Alfred McAlpine Business Services, Allied Healthcare Group and ISS Defence and Security.

Her current role sees her leading a business of 17,000 employees. As in previous roles, Amanda champions diversity and the development of employee potential, challenging existing cultures, and promoting clear a business vision, values and strategy, giving employees the Freedom to Perform.

Please join us for this wonderful evening, celebrating the amazing men and women working to support women in engineering and STEM.

10 December 2020 18:30-20:00
Online Webinar

 

If you require any further information please contact events@wes.org.uk.