What Does it Take to Be a Successful Woman in Business?

Speaker: Irina Senņikova (RISEBA University)

Success means the accomplishment of an aim or purpose. But what does it take to be successful in business?

Irina Sennikova is the Dean of the Faculty of Business and Economics, Director of European Business Studies programme and Member of the Board of RISEBA University of Applied Sciences. She holds an MA degree in English philology from the University of Latvia, MBA and MSc in Management from IEDC-Bled School of Management (Slovenia), and PhD in Management from Kozminski University (Poland). In 2020 she completed her ten year period as the Rector of RISEBA and continues her work there as a professor and faculty member teaching courses in management, leadership and organisational behaviour. One of her research interests is gender diversity at the workplace with the focus on female entrepreneurship and leadership, and female underrepresentation on corporate boards.