“The council is in a special position to work closely with business, provide experienced leadership and champion best practice across all sectors. We are committed to enabling women to reach their potential, assist business to harness the talent of women and closing the gender pay gap.”


Fiona Dawson, Chair of the Women’s Business Council

Who we are

We are relaunching with a renewed focus to encourage action to tackle the gender pay gap across some of the sectors in the biggest need of change.

The Members

Fiona Dawson

Helen Lamprell

Lynne Atkin MBE

Rick Lee

Deirdre Michie OBE

Roger Whiteside OBE

GPG Resources


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