Parker Review final report on ethnic diversity on boards

The government-backed Parker Review Committee published its final report on the ethnic diversity of UK boards on 12 October 2017, which contains three key recommendations are as follows: 1. Increase the ethnic diversity of UK boards: There should be at least one director of colour on each FTSE 100 board by 2021 and each FTSE.. read more →

NOTICED gets nominated at the UK Diversity Legal Awards 2017

We are delighted to announce that NOTICED has been nominated for the Outstanding Multi-Cultural/BAME Employee Network Award at the UK Diversity Legal Awards 2017. We are thankful to the UK Diversity Legal Awards for considering us. Our Co-Chair Siddhartha Shukla commented, “NOTICED was established in 2013 and I have been involved since the very beginning. .. read more →

Interview with Sunny Mann and Tania Arora of Baker McKenzie

Q 1): Talk me through your career journey including challenges you have overcome? A 1): Sunny Mann, Partner. EU, Competition & Trade (SM): I’m Sunny, I’ve been with Baker McKenzie for over 17 years now and a partner for 7.  In terms of challenges, I wouldn’t say that I faced any that are particular to.. read more →

The McGregor-Smith Review: Steps each employer should take

The McGregor-Smith Review: Steps each employer should take Following the Davies Review for gender diversity and the Parker Review for BAME representation in the boardroom, the McGregor-Smith Review which was launched earlier this year highlights the business, and moral, case for BAME inclusion and progression in the workplace. The review notes that one in eight.. read more →

Judiciary’s Report on Progress and Diversity Action Plan

Judiciary’s Report on Progress and Diversity Action Plan The Judicial Diversity Committee of the Judge’s Council recently published its Report on Progress for April 2016 – March 2017 and revealed its first Diversity Action Plan for the coming year. Last year saw some great initiatives, aimed at achieving greater diversity within the ranks of the.. read more →