Driving gender diversity in the workplace

Women in Tech

Women in Tech

FDM is proud to be leading by example in our efforts to create a more gender-balanced workforce. We are committed to supporting and encouraging women to pursue a career in IT and by doing so have seen a consistent rise in women joining our company.

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Circa 50% of the senior management team at FDM is female.
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30% of all employees at FDM are female.
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The annual FDM everywoman in Technology Awards recognise, reward and celebrate the achievements of extraordinary women.
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FDM has signed the United Nations Women’s Empowerment Principles (UNWEP).
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We are strong supporters of the Gender Pay Gap Policy and have reported a 0% median pay gap for two consecutive years.
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Our Getting Back to Business Programme is designed to help those who have had a career break, typically women, return to work.
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FDM won ‘Employer of the Year’ at the Information Age Women in IT Awards 2018 and ‘Company of the Year’ at the TechWomen50 Awards.
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FDM’s CEO Rod Flavell included on the 2018 Agents of Change Power List produced by Management Today, highlighting the top 30 men pushing for gender parity in the workplace.
Rod and Sheila Flavell with the 2016 Woman of the Year at the FDM everywoman in Technology awards
Rod and Sheila Flavell with everywoman founders and the Woman of the Year at the FDM everywoman in technology awards 2017
six women in business dress giving the thumbs up against an office background
Sheila Flavell with some of the first cohort of returners who went through the Getting Back to Business Programme in Hong Kong
A large group of women in IT and telecoms posing for a group selfie
Group selfie following the Women in Telecoms and Technology event during London Tech Week
F.D.M. Head of Getting Back to Business Jenny Holmes standing at a podium giving a presentation to a audience.
Head of the Getting Back to Business Programme, Jennifer Holmes, introduces the programme to clients in Glasgow
A group of primary school aged girl in F.D.M. t-shirts taking part in girls in i.c.t. day
One group of school girls who visited our offices around the world for a coding session on Girls in ICT day
F.D.M. chief operating officer and head of recruitment standing in a group shot as part of a women in i.t. advantage session
The speaking panel of the Inspiring Women into Tech advantage session held on Girls in ICT day