Selection of Susan Holliday, a strategic advisor and board member, for the Fall 2021 Awardees

The Exceptional Women Awardees Foundation (EWA) announces that after a competitive search, Susan Holliday, a strategic advisor and board member, has been selected for the Fall 2021 EWA Cohort.


Ms. Holliday has over thirty years’ experience in global financial services, with a concentration on insurance and fintech. She was recently appointed as a board director of Tangerine Financial, a UK PE backed company investing in financial services in Africa. In addition, she serves on the advisory board of Solera Inc., a PE owned software company working with the automotive and insurance sectors. Ms. Holliday is a senior advisor at the IFC, part of the World Bank Group, and is a non-resident scholar for the Insurance Information Institute.


She has worked with companies in early-stage start-up phase to major global leaders and has expertise spanning across new technologies and traditional financial services. Additionally, Ms. Holliday has served on boards in four countries and is a qualified financial expert and certified risk expert. She completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School in 2014.