The language of leadership

Barber Lecture Theatre
Wednesday 26th February 2014 (15:30)
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Hear from some of our most successful Modern Languages graduates as they discuss their careers since leaving Birmingham and their top tips for success as well as how their language skills have helped them to progress. There will also be an opportunity for questions.

Don’t miss your chance to hear from our distinguished alumni. All are welcome.

Venue: Barber Lecture Theatre (Event followed by a drinks reception)


Photograph of Modern Languages alumna Tina SouthallChristina Southall
Group Diversity Director, Vodafone
BA Italian Studies

Tina is a member of the Group HR leadership team at Vodafone Group Plc and as Director of diversity and inclusion; she is responsible for improving diversity and Inclusion in the workplace. With Tina’s contributions, Vodafone was selected for a Financial Mail award (2013), as a result of the company's efforts to encourage women within the workplace. She is also trustee of the Vodafone Group Foundation.

Tina joined Vodafone in 2001 to lead the strategy for new media and content services on mobile. Prior to joining Vodafone, Tina was CRM Director of Avis Europe and previously held a number of senior Sales & Marketing roles at UK motoring organisation the RAC.