In this episode of KN BAME Talks, Shannett Thompson and Donna Cummings delve into issues around BAME recruitment.

In this episode of KN BAME Talks, Shannett Thompson and Donna Cummings delve into issues around BAME recruitment.
 

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As a firm, we have had many discussions about BAME and Black Lives Matter and how we can make a difference to the movement. We wanted to do more than just put out a statement of support - we wanted to take substantive action to address the inequalities faced by Black people and other ethnic minorities. As part of this, we are publishing a series of blogs from our varying practice areas highlighting what we are doing, how you can make a difference and shining a light on the issues. The blog series can be found here.

We have published further podcasts and blogs on positive representation. Please check our website, Twitter or our Diversity Matters Blog for the latest updates.

About the speakers :

Donna Cummings is a Senior Graduate Recruiter at Accenture. Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, technology and operations. Donna is  responsible for the recruitment of talent for our graduate roles in Innovation and Technology Engineering (DevOps, digital technologies and cloud infrastructure) and Information Security (cyber and threat intelligence, cyber defense and managed security applications). She is also the co-lead for our diversity drives covering ethnicity, gender and social mobility alongside being on the committee for our award winning African & Caribbean Network.

Shannett Thompson is a Partner in the Regulatory Team and Chair of Kingsley Napley’s Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic ​(BAME) & Allies network. 

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