The First UK Automotive 30% Club Learning Group Meeting At KIA Head Office

The UK Automotive 30% Club Learning Group was hosted at the KIA head office on Thursday 9th of June.  Presentations were given by David Allison Managing Director of, Gabriella Oakley Engagement Manager of Inspiring Women and Ashley Hodges Executive Director of Speakers for Schools.   Founder Julia Muir delivered the  30% Club Learning Group presentation along side the […]

Motorcycle Manufacturer Ducati UK Joins the UK Automotive 30% Club

The UK Automotive 30% Club is proud to announce that Ducati UK has now become the 21st member of the UK Automotive 30% Club. In January 2018, the UK Automotive 30% Club broadened its membership base with the inclusion of motorcycle manufacturer Ducati UK. The company joins its sister VW Group automotive companies; VW, Audi, SEAT, Skoda, and Bentley, in fully supporting the aims of the UK Automotive 30% Club, and announced Managing Director Tim Maccabee as the first leader of the […]

The UK Automotive 30% Club Annual Conference: What Was Learnt?

Influential speakers from retail and manufacturing automotive organisations joined over 70 automotive leaders in coming together to share ideas at the UK Automotive 30% Club conference on 2nd November 2017. With the exciting theme of ‘reaching 30 by 30’, and the aim of filling at least 30% of key leadership positions in the member organisations […]

UK Automotive 30% Club Members Toyota GB and Gaia Innovation Inform Young Females About Automotive Apprenticeships

On November 22nd Toyota GB hosted an inspiring and informative Automotive Apprenticeship event at the Toyota Academy in Derby in collaboration with Gaia Innovation; a fellow member of the UK Automotive 30% Club. Over 50 young female students and staff came together to learn about apprenticeships in the automotive industry. The students were inspired to consider both technical and […]

‘Someone will find me out’ – Impostor Phenomenon and the toll it takes on working women

Dr. Theresa Simpkin, Senior Lecturer at Anglia Ruskin University, was a guest speaker at the UK Automotive 30% Club conference this year, discussing The Imposter Phenomenon. Below is an article written by Dr. Simpkin, highlighting the topic discussed. Logically, I know I’m good at what I do. But I’m still constantly afraid someone is going to […]

Inspiring Automotive Women

The UK Automotive 30% Club hosted 100 students from 10 secondary schools for a careers networking event at the CDX17 automotive fair in Silverstone on the 23rd May 2017 in partnership with the Volkswagen Group UK.  Brought to Silverstone by UK Automotive 30% Club Founder Julia Muir for its second year, Inspiring Automotive Women highlighted the […]

30:30:30 Campaign Launch

The UK Automotive 30% Club has launched a major new initiative at Silverstone during annual automotive industry fair, CDX17. Organised in collaboration with Speakers for Schools, the 30:30:30 campaign will see 30 industry leaders give speeches to 30 secondary schools across the country, followed by 30 executive job shadowing placements for selected students. The campaign’s aim […]

Learning Group Meeting

Our May 2017 Learning Group Meeting was hosted by MAZDA UK at their Dartford headquarters and organised by our sister non-profit organisation, Gaia Innovation Ltd. As well as an update on our UK Automotive 30% Club Actions, the event included a presentation by McKinsey on Closing the Gender Gap, and from Women Returners to examine strategies to access […]