Maxus' Lindsay Pattison: 'We need to make it much easier for women to compete'

Lindsay Pattison talks openly to Media Week's editor Arif Durrani about what it takes to be a 41 year old global chief executive of a media agency network.

Maxus' Lindsay Pattison: 'We need to make it much easier for women to compete'
Maxus' Lindsay Pattison: 'We need to make it much easier for women to compete'

Picking up Maxus’ award for Agency of the Year at the Media Week Award ceremony in London last month, Pattison said she was "incredibly proud" about her achievements but admitted "there are no short cuts".

Asked whether it was possible for women to have both a successful career and a family, the global CEO said: "I would like to think you can," but admitted "I would find it really hard".

Watch the interview below: