IA responds to calls for greater ethnic diversity on board

Will recruit one 'ethnically diverse' member by 2024

Lauren Mason
Umunna recently joined JP Morgan

Umunna recently joined JP Morgan

The Investment Association (IA) has responded to former MP Chuka Umunna's tweet that nobody on its 17-strong board comes from an ethnically diverse background by pledging to appoint "at least one racially and ethnically diverse board member by 2024".

Yesterday (25 February), Umunna - who is joining JP Morgan after overseeing Edelman's ESG operations - tweeted that the IA has "no ethnic diversity on its board" after the firm announced on Wednesday that...

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