SHE# is delighted to present our first event of 2022...

International Women’s Day is fast approaching and She Sharp is partnering with AWS to bring you an inspirational evening where we talk all about #breakingthebias!

Come along on Thursday, 10th March, 6:30pm to enjoy some fire chats by amazing panelists, an interactive workshop and a short quiz. Please join us to celebrate and honour the women you know, the women who inspire you and the women who work hard everyday to create more diversity in the tech sector!

We will have special prizes and giveaways for those who register and attend the event.


Pip Gilbert is an experienced tech executive who knows first hand what it takes to take tech products to the world. From heading up Strategy and Product at EROAD, to Product and Data Science at Dexibit, Pip now applies that unique product leadership skillset of spanning vision to tactics in her role leading strategy & operations at Amazon Web Services NZ.

Pratima Singh has been in the IT industry for almost 14 years. Through her tenure she has been in a multitude of roles - from being an individual contributor to leading cloud centre of excellence teams. In her current role as a solutions architect at AWS, Pratima helps small and medium business use cloud to build successful businesses. Pratima has been a SheBuilds mentor and has spoken on various technical and non-technical topics in global conferences.

Gilbert Quinn

Gilbert Quinn is a husband, father, artist, geek, technology enthusiast, gamer, kids play gym, food lover and travel lover. His career has led him to specialise in software and solution architecture and design, business analysis, team and process management, and helping customer digitally transform their business. He joined AWS in 2019 as the first SA Manager in NZ, leading a team of Solutions Architects helping customer solve business challenges through the use of AWS technologies. Before that he was CTO at Britehouse Automotive which is part of the NTT group of companies, where he lead a team building technology enabled business solutions for the Automotive industry in South Africa.

Adam Barker

Adam Barker is a Senior technology executive with extensive experience driving business outcomes through cloud. Skilled in Cloud Strategy and Technology, Sales, Partner Management, Go-to-market Strategy and Negotiation.