Gilead Executive VP and CFO Recognized by the Financial Women of
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“Robin Washington was selected based on her dedication to the advancement of women in finance and because she serves as an inspiring role model for women who strive to achieve senior leadership positions,” said
At Gilead, Washington established the Women’s
“I am passionate about ensuring the advancement of women in leadership roles and careers in finance. As a senior female leader, it is an honor and responsibility to support and encourage women along their career and life journeys in the same way that my mentors and sponsors have supported me,” said Washington. “I am deeply honored to receive this award, and grateful to the Financial Women of
Washington will deliver a keynote address at the 22nd annual Financial Woman of the Year luncheon on
A certified public accountant, Washington joined Gilead in 2008 as senior vice president and CFO, overseeing the global finance and information technology organizations. She was promoted to executive vice president in 2014. Prior to this she held executive and management positions with major
Last year’s Financial Woman of the Year event raised a record
The Financial Woman of the Year award and celebratory luncheon was established in 1996 to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the organization. Past FWSF Presidents
For more information about the Financial Woman of the Year program, scholarship programs or to become a sponsor, click here.
About The Financial Women of
The Financial Women of
The organization’s membership includes women in positions of influence within the financial services sector and women who hold senior level positions within non-finance companies, government agencies and the non-profit sector. Members include CEOs, CFOs, corporate treasurers, CPAs, attorneys, commercial and private bankers, investment advisors, fund managers, securities analysts, administrators, financial planners, consultants, recruiters and marketers.
Source: Financial Women of