Getting Women on Boards: Focus on Workplace Inclusivity Instead of Quotas

Qudsia Ahmed

President of the Board of Directors

Young Women in Business

Qudsia Ahmed has 10 years of experience in the public, private, and not-for-profit sectors spanning the technology, healthcare, and financial sectors. She is currently Director, Client Services & Systems at iA Financial Group. Priorto this, she worked with BlackBerry, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and VANOC 2010 Winter Olympics. In 2014, she received the Women of Promise Award from the Vancouver Board of Trade and TELUS for her contributions to the local community.
The Young Women in Business (YWiB) network is a non-profit society for emerging female leaders in Canada. The network acts as the central forum to connect ambitious young women and provide them the opportunities to develop relevant skills and knowledge to reach their fullest personal and professional potential.

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