Our 2021 Forbes Women’s Summit wrote a new chapter in our campaign for female empowerment. Under the banner of “Superwoman”, we opened up the stage to entrepreneurs, activists, artists and athletes who have risen above even in unpredictable times. In this process, honest learnings and new perspectives were exchanged. Tune into the highlights of our digital summit broadcasted from our studios in Berlin, Zurich and Vienna.Read the Article
Nora Fehlbaum is CEO and member of the Board of Directors of the Swiss furniture manufacturing company Vitra, leading the family-owned company in the third generation. She discusses the evolution of office spaces and their design in the world of hybrid work.
Born and raised in Hamburg, Germany, Caro Daur is a self-made, digital entrepreneur. With over 3.3 million followers on Instagram and a global network, she continues to grow her brand through various international projects. She opens up about building a digital brand from a one-woman-show to managing a team.
In 2021, Belinda wrote her name in the history books after claiming both a Gold and Silver medal at the Tokyo Olympics. In doing so, Belinda also became Switzerland’s first ever female singles player to win an Olympic Gold Medal. The athlete explains how she prepares for the highs and lows of the sport and why a strong support network is key.
When offices and schools began to shift towards video conferencing tools in the pandemic, Aparna Bawa found herself in the midst of a revolution. The Chief Operating Officer of Zoom shares her advice for navigating intense growth and transformation and the importance of servant leadership.
She organized the first school strike in Münster in January 2019 after being inspired by the viral speech of Greta Thunberg at the climate conference COP in Katowice, Poland. As a spokesperson, she represents Fridays For Future in regional and national media and talk shows as well as at conferences and in front of political leaders.
YouTube Content Creator, Forbes 30 Under 30
Senior Global Advisor, Target Gender Equality and Board Member, United Nations Global Compact
Managing Partner, DORDA Rechtsanwälte
Chief International Officer,
Senior Vice President, Booking.com
Chief Corporate & Affinity Business Officer, UNIQA
Artist, music producer & entrepreneur
CEO, AXA Luxembourg,
CEO, AXA Wealth Europe
Director External Affairs Germany, Member of the Management Team, Philip Morris GmbH
Director, EMEA Film
Head of Studios DACH, Spotify
General Manager, Amazon Web Services Switzerland
Director, Swiss National Museum
Head of Marketing Strategy, Snipes
Professor, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics at MIT
Former CEO, Condé Nast Germany
Screenwriter and Director