For international Women’s Day 2018, Societe Generale asked 6 female members of its IT service to share their point of view on working in this sector.

Evelyne Chagneau, Global Head of IT for Equity & Derivatives for the Service Unit Resources (Global Banking & Investor Solutions)

Interview with Evelyne Chagneau

“Things are going in the right direction for women in IT.” Evelyne Chagneau, Global Head of IT for Equity & Derivatives for the Service Unit Resources (Global Banking & Investor Solutions), has worked in two very male-dominated areas: IT and trading rooms.

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Isabelle Debeaupuis, Director of IT Architecture in the Resources Service Unit - International Banking Networks (IRBS)

Interview with Isabelle Debeaupuis

The IT locomotive! Isabelle Debeaupuis, Director of IT Architecture in the Resources Service Unit - International Banking Networks (IRBS), joined Societe Generale two years ago. Portrait of a woman who is IT through and through.

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Marie Gransac, As Director of Projects in the IT Department, French Networks at Societe Generale

Interview with Marie Gransac

“It’s not only men who have logical minds!” Marie Gransac, As Director of Projects in the IT Department, French Networks at Societe Generale, is proof positive that IT careers are accessible to all.

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Olivia Dutheil, UX/UI designer

Interview with Olivia Dutheil

When you’re designing a user experience (UX) and an interface (UI), you’re looking for a balance. A balance between creativity, technical skills and human qualities, a visual balance, a balance between customer and user requirements, etc. This is precisely why diversity is important in our field.

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Sylvie Clémot, Global Head of Digital Workplace Services at Societe Generale

Interview with Sylvie Clémot

Sylvie Clémot, Global Head of Digital Workplace Services at Societe Generale, has been striving to improve diversity in the workplace for several years. Sylvie is an IT engineer who has spent most of her career working in IT infrastructure. She is convinced that IT is an opportunity for women... and that they should not let it pass them by!

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Madhavi Srinivas,Head of the IT Division for market equities in Societe Generale Global Solutions Centre

Interview with Madhavi Srinivas

“We definitely need more women leaders in the IT industry.” Madhavi Srinivas started her career in IT with Societe Generale in the heart of the Indian Silicon Valley. 10 years later, she stills find it fascinating.

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Women in the banking sector

Watch Laure Quennouëlle-Corre, Research Director at the CNRS, and Sabine Effosse, University Professor (Paris Nanterre), share their view of the role of women in the workplace.In this video, they also mention their international symposium on “Women who count” and discuss the progress made by women in the banking and financial sector since the 19th century.