Construction sector needs more female role models

Julie White
A leading figure in the Midlands' construction sector has said girls and young women need more female role models if they are to be attracted to pursue careers in the industry. Julie White, the managing director of Coventry-based D-Drill, is a major advocate for her chosen sector but establishing her reputation in a male-dominated environment has been an uphill struggle. She said: “I had quite a strong profile in my own world of diamond drilling and concrete sawing but that is, to say the least, very niche. “I think girls... For the full story register now for free or login below...