Afternoon Tea Conversation with Marie Louise Sunde

WGH Norway is highlighting members of its Advisory Group and enhancing awareness of gender equity in global health leadership nationally.

Welcome to the Afternoon Tea Conversations with WGH Norway!

We welcome you to grab a cup of tea or coffee and enjoy the next interview part of the series introducing the WGH Norway Advisory Group. Meet Marie Louise Sunde as she discusses her journey from being a medical doctor, specifically a surgeon, to co-founding her own company. With her experience as a young surgeon in a male dominated field along with her passion for equal and women's rights, she was motivated to further focus on diversity inclusion and unconscious biases and start Equality Check. Equality Check assists employers to identify and measure equality gaps, and presents evidence-based solutions to close them. Finally, she offers her words of wisdom to the next generation and reflects on the importance of trusting yourself and instincts. Watch the full interview!

About Marie Louise Sunde

Marie Louise Sunde is a medical doctor and holds a PhD in Surgery. In 2015, Dr. Sunde co-founded the organization #HunSpanderer addressing unconscious gender bias, and in 2019 she co-founded Equality Check, where she is now CEO. Equality Check is a platform where employees anonymously can review how equal their work place is, catalysing change through transparency and evidence based solutions.  Dr. Sunde has co-authored a bestselling book addressing unconscious gender stereotypes and was a leading voice during the medical #MeToo movement in Norway. She is also a member of the advisory board of Partnership for Change and is a sought after public speaker.

Published May 23, 2022 1:23 PM - Last modified May 23, 2022 1:27 PM