Lydia Sarfati, Repêchage founder and CEO, was presented the Polish and American Women Entrepreneurs (WE) Award on October 16, 2019 at the Grand Opening Gala in the Consulate General Republic of Poland in New York City. The award was presented to Sarfati by Maciej Golubiewski, Consul General of the Republic of Poland in New York.
The event marked the beginning of the 2019 USA-Central Europe Women in Business Summit 2019, which was hosted by the Polish and American Women Entrepreneurs and co-sponsored by Repêchage. The event included panel discussions with female leaders and entrepreneurs from notable organizations like Google, IBM, Morgan Stanley, LinkedIn, Women Who Code, Egon Zehnder, Golden Seeds and more.
"As a Polish-American business woman, this award is great honor,” says Sarfati. “I want to thank Agata Golubiewska, founder of Polish & American Women Entrepreneurs (WE), and salute this important organization. Its goals align perfectly with the work I have done throughout my career to constantly strive to empower women through education, inspiration and mentorship to create a successful business and life."