Melissa Slaymaker

WIT Ambassador South-Africa
Country :
South Africa

Listen to Melissa Slaymaker

[Day 2]
Theme: The rise and future of FemTech

Melissa Slaymaker has over 13 years of experience, in Exec Search, Recruitment and Head Hunting focussing on Leadership roles within Technology, she has built and developed relationships in the Technology ecosystem within EMEA, connecting key candidates to great opportunities, whilst developing B2B partnerships and promoting Diversity and Equality within the sector. As the Ambassador for WOMEN IN TECH – Global movement’s South African Chapter, our mission is to empower 5 million women and girls in Tech by 2030!Our aim is to close the gender gap in technology and to help more women and girls embrace technology.We do this through a variety of programmes, workshops, virtual and physical events, connecting students, entrepreneurs, investors, corporate and professional women in tech to achieve a common goal: Diversity, empowerment, upliftment, education, career development, whilst creating a supportive global community!