Vlatka Hlupic wins Croatian Woman of Influence Award
25 January 2016
The Croatian Women of Influence Award recognises the leadership, innovation and community impact of women of Croatian ancestry and aims to inspire younger generations. Vlatka Hlupic, Professor of Business and Management at Westminster Business School, was among 20 women of Croatian heritage from all over the world to receive awards in recognition her contribution in the field of business. Other fields recognised includes philanthrophy, science and technology, and arts and culture.
Commenting on the award, Vlatka said:
It is very rewarding to have my work recognised in this way. I feel extremely proud to be part of this prestigious community of highly accomplished women of Croatian origin.
In addition to being voted one of the most influential thinkers in HR by HR Magazine in 2015, some of Vlatka's recent awards and acknowledgements includes winning the Axiom Business Books Award 2015 and the CMI Management Articles of the Year Award 2015 for her book The Management Shift: How to Harness the Power of People and Transform Your Organization for Sustainable Success.
Vlatka will receive her award at a gala event hosted by the Croatian Women’s Network on International Women’s Day, 8 March, in Zagreb.
About Westminster Business School
Westminster Business School, University of Westminster, is one of London’s leading centres for professional business education. The School offers a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and professional programmes, including the AMBA accredited MBA.
All of our degrees are professionally focused and prepare students for working in their chosen careers. Alongside our quality courses, students have opportunities to enhance their practical experience through internships, professional placements and study abroad. Our central London location provides strong links with the business and government communities enabling us to bring practitioners and experts into the classroom on a regular basis.
We have a diverse student population which reflects London’s demographic variety and every year we welcome hundreds of students from Asia, Australia, continental Europe and the United States. We also have visiting scholars and researchers from all over the world. Although we are a school with a strongly international outlook, we also offer a range of part-time qualifications for working professionals.