03 Aug '18, 11am
Women in Blockchain/Fintech: Education and Awareness at the Tertiary Level
Did you know that only 8% of the Fintech directors globally are female? In 2017, women represented a mere 29% of the sector at London, a figure unlikely to differ much across the globe. An amalgamation of two industries that have seen under-representation of women (Finance and Technology), Fintech suffers from the lack of gender diversity. This has starved the industry of different perspectives, channels of information as well as skillsets. With only 5-7% of cryptocurrency users being female, the statistics are unlikely to differ much for the Blockchain industry.