Magda Wierzycka, the CEO of a competitive South African Asset Management company tells of her ability to thrive as a businesswoman, mother and wife. She manages Sygnia; a JSE-listed, Fintech company and known market disruptor that has revolutionised the Financial Services industry through its asset management, stockbroking, administration services and savings products.
In a world where societal roles are relentlessly changing, Magda Wierzycka attests to disrupting gendered expectations within a male-dominated industry. She wants to break the glass ceiling. Shatter it in fact " and she is well on her way. Influential women inspire her, especially "those who show bravery and authenticity in the face of opposition". For Magda, it is of paramount importance to commission courage and to fight for the cause.