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Olga Miler - Keynote Speaker

Book Olga Miler as a keynote speaker. Olga is a marketing and innovation expert, and a specialist in gender equality, gender-lens investing, and women and finance.

She is the co-founder and program architect of UBS’ Wealth Management change program for women (www.ubs.com/unique).

 

Olga Miler

Expert on financial empowerment for women


SPEAKING THEMES

  • Women and finance

  • Investing with a gender-focus

  • Female empowerment

  • Innovation

  • Entrepreneurship & "intrapreneurship"

  • Customer experience

  • Social investment


TRAVELS FROM
Zürich, Switzerland

 
 

BIOGRAPHY

Olga is a marketing and innovation expert, and a specialist in gender equality, gender-lens investing, and women and finance.

She is the co-founder and program architect of UBS’ Wealth Management change program for women (www.ubs.com/unique). This groundbreaking five-year program has pledged to better serve female clients; increase one million women’s financial confidence; and help the UN reach its Sustainable Development Goal number 5 – to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.

Under Olga’s leadership, the program reached 27 million people worldwide in its first year. She has spoken at numerous events globally about gender equality, financial confidence and female empowerment; and been the program’s face for BBC News, CNBC, the Financial Times, The Times, Bloomberg and The Guardian.

Olga’s awards and achievements include a place on the International Finance Center Power Women Top 200 list; being nominated for Gender Diversity Role Model of the Year (Magic Circle Awards); becoming a Fellow of the League of Intrapreneurs; and receiving the UBS Entrepreneur of the Year 2015 Award and Innovator of the Year 2016 Award.


OLGA'S TALKS

Olga has been at the forefront of a movement  gearing the financial industry increasingly towards the priorities and goals of women.

She shows how channeling capital flows according to these priorities are not only good for society at large, but good for business as well. 

Having developed the market-leading UBS Unique programme, she can also offer valuable insights on "intrapreneurship", innovation and customer experience.

VIDEOS

Olga discusses how gender impacts on how people manage their wealth (in German with English subtitles)


At the UN Foundation, Olga discusses how businesses can make gender equality a priority, both for their customers and employees (2018)


Testimonials - Inclusion Seminar, Zürich

Score
4.4 out of 5 ( 2nd highest rank )

Comments

  • Well structured & clear, A simple, specific message which made that easier.

  • Interesting facts, very natural speaker, great to have another theme

  • Very structured, well documented, disruptive.

  • A jaw dropping moment, we need to provide more financial literacy for all.

  • Great in raising awareness-follow up needed & HR can support this awareness.

  • Great presentation, making the connection between investors & gender is such an important message.

  • Wonderful presentation and initiative, I work in B2B so very relevant.

  • Excellent presentation with very concrete examples.

  • Really eye-opening to not only look at internal customers, but also external which can have a huge impact on the business.


Past speaking engagements (selection)

Equality Lounge at the World Economic Forum

Global Banking Alliance Summit

Inclusion Seminar 2018, Zürich

Euromoney Banking Awards, London 2018

Tech Conference, Geneva

EBAN Conference

Women of the World Festival, London 2017 & 2018