No time for silence: Industry needs to fix talent pipeline

Time to stamp out racism and boost ethnic diversity in boards

Investment Week acting editor Lauren Mason

Investment Week acting editor Lauren Mason

On 25 May, shock reverberated around the world after footage was released of George Floyd, a 46 year-old black man, who was killed in Minnesota during an arrest for allegedly using a counterfeit bill.

Police officer Derek Chauvin kneeled on Floyd's neck for almost nine minutes despite the victim repeatedly telling the officer he couldn't breathe and was subsequently charged with third- and second-degree...

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