#IAM campaign launched across asset management industry in wake of George Floyd killing

BlackRock director spearheads anti-racism drive

Lauren Mason
BlackRock's Gavin Lewis

BlackRock's Gavin Lewis

Gavin Lewis, managing director at BlackRock and co-founder of The Diversity Project, has launched a new campaign alongside The Diversity Project and #TalkAboutBlack to raise awareness of the everyday fight black people must endure against racist stereotypes.

The #IAM campaign, which has been launched across Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn, encourages black people and non-black allies to answer the question "who are you?" in a photo of themselves alongside...

To continue reading this article...

Join Investment week

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the investment industry, including the Sustainable Hub covering fund news from the ESG space

  • Get ahead of regulatory and technological changes affecting fund management

  • Important and breaking news stories selected by the editors delivered straight to your inbox each day

  • Weekly members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from leading industry experts

  • Be the first to hear about our extensive events schedule and awards programmes

Join now


Already an Investment Week


More on ESG

Red Hot Chili Peppers lead vocalist Anthony Kiedis Credit:Wikimedia Commons

Sustainable investing company backed by Red Hot Chili Peppers frontman eyes £20m AIM float

Anthony Kiedis is also a climate activist

Pedro Gonçalves
clock 03 December 2021 • 1 min read
Asset managers continue to campaign on executive pay

Asset managers commit to executive pay engagement following LGIM's decision to end feedback

Prioritisation is important

clock 03 December 2021 • 4 min read
PGIM repositions four funds to incorporate ESG

PGIM repositions four funds to incorporate ESG

Wider investment remits

clock 02 December 2021 • 2 min read