35 WOMEN UNDER 35 2016: Evghenia Burlac, 31

After only eight years in banking, Moldova-born Burlac is already one of the youngest female directors at Barclays Investment Bank. Working in the debt capital markets team, she’s responsible for derivatives and risk solutions for corporate clients. She’s a board member of ‘Barclays Embrace’, promoting diversity within the company, and an ambassador for Barclays at the University of Manchester. In 2014, she co-founded CHARIS, the lifestyle concierge app connecting busy professionals with London’s top beauty and fitness establishments.