Girl in IT (How I ended up here)

Recently in our company, the topic about gender diversity has become so popular that it seems like it is the only thing that anybody can talk about… Except perhaps about Donald Trump!

During my 11 years as Software Engineer, I have never been aware of lack of females in IT, although that may be because I was lucky enough to know a lot of them. But let’s start from the beginning.

As a child I was reasonably good at maths. I was not the best in my class, but I did manage to win a couple of regional competitions every school year or so. All the best…