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Merry Hill Metro Bank Hosts Women In Leadership to Celebrate International Women’s Day

16th February 2022
  • Merry Hill’s female leaders invited to join Women in Leadership event
  • Guest speaker is Fungai Ndemera, Great British Entrepreneur winner

Merry Hill Metro Bank is hosting a complimentary lunch event – Women in Leadership – to celebrate International Women’s Day with guest speaker and Great British Entrepreneur winner, Fungai Ndemera on Wednesday 9th March.

Fungai will talk about the challenges she has experienced as a female entrepreneur, and how she has gone from growing up in poverty in Africa, to building a thriving enterprise from scratch.

Rachel Fletcher, local business manager at Metro Bank’s Merry Hill store organised the event. “We actively support women in business and wanted to celebrate International Women’s day with an event that can really help this community.  The Black Country has a thriving network of female entrepreneurs and business leaders and we want to tap into their experiences and enable them to network together.”

Fungai has more than two decades of experience in business leadership. She is a nurse, Great British Entrepreneur award winner, STEM ambassador and Angel Investor and CEO of CheckUp Health. She’s making waves in the fintech sector and is passionate about digitising businesses and health-tech and supporting entrepreneurs.

As places are limited, tickets for the Women in Leadership – Network & Learn can be reserved on this link.

The event is on Wednesday 9th March - 12:00 – 13:30 at Metro Bank, 50 Two Woods Lane, Brierley Hill, DY5 1TA.