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Avivah Wittenberg-Cox

avivah-wittenberg-coxAvivah Wittenberg-Cox is CEO of consultancy 20-first. 20-first works with progressive global companies interested in gender balancing their leadership teams and optimising 100% of the talent pool and 100% of the market. She helps CEOs, Executive Committees and managers build ‘gender bilingual’ organisations. The firm’s renowned leadership debates and advisory services assist leaders in understanding and unlocking the opportunities that more gender balance can bring to their bottom line(s).

You can order Avivah’s latest book Seven Steps to a Leading Gender-Balanced Business (March 2014), here (HBR) or through Amazon in your country.

 


She is also author of the best selling:


She speaks on leadership, marketing and talent management issues across the globe, is a guest lecturer at leading business schools, including HEC and INSEAD, and blogs for Harvard Business Review. The first female columnist of Der Spiegel’s Manager Magazine, she is Founder and Honorary President of the Professional Women’s Network (PWN Global). Her first book was awarded the prestigious MANPOWER Best Book of the Year prize and was selected as a Business Book of the Year by the Conference Board. Avivah has been recognised by ELLE Magazine as one of the TOP 40 Women Leading Change.


Presentation languages: English, French
Nationalities: French, Swiss, Canadian

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Video Highlights of Avivah Wittenberg-Cox’s speaking engagements and interviews
  • Opening Session, LIVES 2014 in Barcelona — the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine’s 27th Annual Congress

    © 2014 ESICM. This video has been provided courtesy of The European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM). Unauthorised use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from ESICM is strictly prohibited. www.esicm.org

  • OECD – Role of Women in Innovation and Capitalism

  • Speaking to the European Commission

Sample Speeches

21st Century Leadership

Why CEOs Need to Get Serious About Sex

A C-level perspective on WHY gender matters to 21st century business, and HOW to implement effective balance

“Bilingual” Sales & Marketing

Connecting with Both Halves of the Consumer Market

An in-depth look at how better gender understanding can open new market spaces and increase customer satisfaction

“Bilingual” Talent Management

Recruiting, Retaining, Promoting Both Halves of the Talent Pool

A pragmatic guide to HOW companies can implement sustainable solutions (and what hasn’t worked in the past)

WHY & HOW Women Mean Business

A Walk around Womenomics

A wake-up call on why ‘women’ is a business issue, not a women’s issue

For Women: “The Time is NOW”

Power ful and inspiring empowerment strategies for promoting real progress in organisations

Recent engagements

The Economist Conference, NEW YORK

Senior Women in Business Conference, MELBOURNE

Open Company Conference, ZAMBIA

Communidad Mujer Conference, CHILE

10th World Knowledge Forum, SEOUL

Peter Drucker Global Forum, VIENNA

Cherie Blair Foundation Conference, MUMBAI

Euro Finance Week, FRANKFURT

Opportunity NOW, LONDON

EU Commission, BRUSSELS

UBS Conference, TOKYO