The engineering profession is broad and full of opportunity. With its partners, the Academy is working to encourage more women into engineering and develop an inclusive culture that will help retain all engineers and accelerate their progress.

The Academy's Fellowship contains many of the world's leading female engineers. Below are some of the inspiring stories they have to tell: how they got into engineering, their career highlights, and what more needs to be done to achieve equality.

The profiles celebrate women’s engineering achievements while also encouraging industry to work together for fair recruitment, effective retention, fair pay and career progression.