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WE BACKGROUND

MISSION


Women in ETFs is the first women’s group for the ETF industry. Founded in January 2014, WE is a non-profit organization that brings together over 2,500 members, including women and men, in chapters in major financial centers across the United States, Canada, EMEA and Asia Pacific to further the careers of women by leveraging our collective skill and ambition.    WE achieves this by organizing events at our chapters globally that support our goals of education, networking, philanthropy.

CONNECT

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Create opportunities for professional advancement by expanding connections among women and men in the ETF industry

SUPPORT

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Offer guidance for the current and next generation of women in ETFs

INSPIRE

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Provide forums for education and idea sharing across the industry and beyond


WE BACKGROUND | MILESTONES


MILESTONE | JUNE 2015

WE hits 1,000 members!!


MILESTONE | MARCH2015

WE launches the Asia Pacific Chapter in Hong Kong & Sydney.

WE Europe launches in Frankfurt & Zurich.


MILESTONE | FEBRUARY 2015

WE Europe launches in Paris.

MILESTONE | JANUARY 2015

WE celebrates its 1 year anniversary with a breakfast at the InsideETFs Conference in Florida!


MILESTONE | DECEMBER 2014

WE US launches in Washington D.C./Baltimore.


MILESTONE | NOVEMBER 2014

WE goes international with the launch of chapters in Europe and Canada, with London & Toronto leading the way.

WE US launches in San Francisco.


MILESTONE | OCTOBER 2014

WE US launches in New York City.

MILESTONE | SEPTEMBER 2014

WE US launches in Chicago.


MILESTONE | JUNE 2014

WE US launches its first city in Boston.


MILESTONE | JANUARY 2014

Founded in January 2014, Women in ETFs brings together women in the ETF industry in the United States,Canada, Europe and Asia Pacific to CONNECT, SUPPORT, and INSPIRE.


FOUNDERS

SUE THOMPSON, Managing Director, Head of Institutional Management/RIA | BlackRock

JOANNE HILL, Head of Institutional Investment Strategy | ProShare Advisors
DEBORAH FUHR, Managing Partner | ETFGI LLP
MICHELLE MIKOS, Director of Independent & Regional BDs | Invesco PowerShares
LINDA ZHANG, Senior PM & Head of Research | Windhaven Investment Management


WE Founders: Michelle Mikos (PowerShares), Deborah Fuhr (ETFGI), Linda Zhang (Windhaven), Joanne Hill (ProShares), Sue Thompson (BlackRock)

MILESTONE | JULY 2014

WE announced its board of directors as well as global and regional leadership teams in July 2014. Additional details can be found in our press release.


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