March 8, 2021 – Staying at the forefront of its commitment to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that benefits from the insightful experiences of the broadest range of people, Systems Limited celebrated the International Women’s Day 2021 with great zeal and excitement.
The organization celebrated this occasion in its own way by paying tributes to, and honoring the contribution of women who challenge the normal and strive towards the growth of Pakistan’s IT sector. In line with the global IWD 2021 campaign theme #ChooseToChallenge, the organization’s prominent female employees expressed their thoughts by sharing heartwarming, inspirational messages.
“Nothing stops us from reaching our goals but our own inhibitions,” said Roohi Khan, Chief Financial Officer, Systems Limited. Toima Asghar, the company’s Chief Human Resource Officer spoke of equality, saying, “Equality doesn’t mean taking something away from men and giving it to women; it means giving both what they deserve. Women and men aren’t the same, but they are equal.” Meanwhile, the powerful words of Javeria Fahad, Systems Limited’s Head of Global Marketing, echoed the message of empowerment, support, and strength. “As women we must break down barriers and support each other. There is nothing women can’t do. Own your success and stop apologizing,” she said.
In addition to the female IT professionals, students of the Institute of Business Administration (IBA) and NU-FAST were also included in the celebrations. Academic achievements of top-performing female students from these institutions were also highlighted. One of them was Sana Lalpuria, a student at the IBA, who gave her version of what defines strength for a woman. “No boundaries, no fear and unlimited talent is what makes a woman strong,” said Sana.
Systems Limited has a long-standing heritage of promoting a culture of inclusion and women empowerment at work. The company has always considered its female workforce as its integral part and employs more than 1,000 women from diverse backgrounds across different functional departments and hierarchical levels. With such initiatives, the company aims to renew its resolve to promote equality, empower women, and appreciate the efforts that they put to make the world a better place to live in.
Founded in 1977, Systems Limited holds the distinction of being Pakistan’s first software technology company. The organization is known to keep up with the changing trends since its inception and has continually reinvented itself by acquiring technology expertise in a timely fashion. As a result, it has stayed ahead of the curve in its field. Systems Limited employs more than 5,000 resources globally that assist in creating specialized solutions for its clients across the globe to boost business results. Consistency and excellence in service delivery have made Systems Limited a valuable name in the arena of digital transformation, IT and BPO & Contact Centre services in Pakistan. Moreover, it holds pride in having a top-tier clientele that comprises of Fortune 500 and Forbes Global 1000 companies.
To provide a wide spectrum of technology-driven solutions, Systems Limited offers agile and cost-effective onsite-offsite hybrid delivery along with consulting and support. The company pays emphasis on employee ownership, leadership, professional fulfillment, and job satisfaction, making it the country’s most sought-after employers.