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Eleni Symeonidou

Director, Pipeline Initiatives

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Eleni joined The Women’s Foundation in 2021 as Director, Pipeline Initiatives. She leads programmes, partnerships and initiatives that support the development of the pipeline of female talent in Hong Kong. Pipeline Initiatives include the Mentoring Programme for Women Leaders, Male Allies Initiative, 30% Club Hong Kong, Boardroom Series for Women Leaders and Reverse Mentoring Programme.

Eleni worked in the private education sector in Greece and Mainland China in teaching and Learning and Development, before coming to Hong Kong to work for an international UK cultural relations organisation in Talent and Development. She has degrees in English Language and Literature, English Language Teaching, Talent Management and People Management.

She has been a long-term advocate for women’s rights and has led or participated in numerous gender equality initiatives over the past 15 years.