Episode 2

EP 02 - Sexism and Ageism: the double whammy

Ruth and Sophie discuss the challenges older women face in the workplace but also the opportunity it opens for entrepreneurship, new consumer markets and what needs to be done to support these businesses addressing an underrepresented age group.

About the Podcast

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Conversations with change agents on increasing gender equity in the workplace.

About your host

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Sophie Leray

Sophie is the cofounder of EVE List - evelist.org.

Sophie is the founder and spokesperson for the WIL Forum, the first platform for business women leaders in the Middle East and Asia. Based in Dubai for over a decade, she is the co-author of award winner ‘Game Changers: How Women in the Arab World Are Changing the Rules and Shaping the Future’, published in May 2016.