Executive Summary / Introduction
Containing insights and stories from some of the great leaders Opportunity Now works with, this insightful peice is intended to inspire others to be Change Agents, to give you the ideas and tools that you need to transform your own organisational culture. If you are a leader in your organisation, draw from these examples and consider our recommendations. Diversity and HR practitioners or others who influence or support leaders will take useful learning from how our Change Agents made progress.A Change Agent can develop a change programme, mentor and support women who then become role models in their own right, and set an example for others to follow.
Two of our business leaders won 2012 Opportunity Now awards, and we have already published their stories as awards case studies. Helena Morrissey CBE, Chief Executive Officer at Newton Investment Management, a BNY Mellon company, is well known for her championing of women on boards and for her leadership of the 30% club. She won the Opportunity Now Champion Award 2012. Read more about Helena