Our President and CEO Mary Ellen Iskenderian was interviewed as part of Thomson Reuters’  special multi-media feature, “Leaders of Sustainable Development,” which takes a comprehensive view of one question: Why it is important to empower women as leaders in order to ensure sustainable development?

How is sustainability linked with financial inclusion? Mary Ellen Iskenderian, President & CEO at Women’s World Banking, sees “enormous opportunity for global growth as a result of greater financial inclusion, and even greater opportunities in global growth through gender equality”. She spoke to Patsy Doerr for Thomson Reuters Sustainability about her vision and experience.

Read or watch the full interview here.