Across the world, women are making a mark through social, economic, cultural and political milestones. At home, we’ve seen great achievements within our own team as well as the many amazing women we work with on a daily basis.

Throughout the week we celebrated the inspirational women in our lives.

These are the women who have inspired and influenced not only ourselves but many around the world.

Regardless how much women are contributing, progress towards gender parity has slowed in many places.

The World Economic Forum predicted in 2014 that it would take until 2095 to achieve global gender parity. Then one year later in 2015, it estimated that a slowdown in the already glacial pace of progress meant the gender gap wouldn't close entirely until 2133.

So let's open up equality and #pledgeforparity @weareorangedoor we are #amazingwomen