Personal Leadership Opportunity update

As a reminder, my personal leadership opportunity is to encourage people different from myself and colleagues, with a different perspective and background, to think about a career in asset management. The first step in this journey is to help my team recruit an intern, with the help of a local charity. From here I would…

My challenge!

The financial industry has long been the preserve of the elite in society, both in the UK and more globally. This group, unsurprisingly, is chiefly composed of white men who often come from privileged backgrounds (hands up: I am a white man). The numbers are stark, with women accounting for over half of employees at…

Meat and Masculinity – a sustainability issue?

  My first blog post is inspired by the food served at Robinson College whilst undertaking the first part of my Sustainability Leadership Masters programme (food never being far from my mind). The course organisers used a very cunning ‘Nudge economics’ ploy that would make even Richard Thaler proud – where you had to opt-in…