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Shankar Narayanan named Top Asian in UK Tech

Shankar Narayanan, Head of UK & Ireland for Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) was last night (13th June 2016) honoured with the Chairman’s Award at the launch of the official list of the Top 100 Asian Stars in UK Tech 2016. He was presented with a trophy by Nikhil Rathi, CEO, London Stock Exchange plc & Director of International… Read More »

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Top 100 Asian Stars in UK Tech 2016 launched

The official list of the Top 100 Asian Stars in UK Tech 2016 was launched on June 13th in association with NewAsianPost.com and hosted in Central London by Diversity UK, EMF, KPMG, Wayra UK. The launch took place at a reception immediately after what was the first Diversity Tech Summit and one week before the second London Technology… Read More »

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Matthew Barzun at the Diversity Tech Summit

US Ambassador to the UK, Matthew Barzun, spoke at the first Diversity Tech Summit organised by Wayra UK, Diversity UK and KPMG on Monday 13th June 2016 in London. Mr Barzun, a business executive who is known for his work with CNET Networks and for his volunteering work on Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign spoke about the changing… Read More »

Winners of One World Media Awards 2016

Now in their 28th year, the One World Media Awards took place at BAFTA on Thursday 16th June 2016. The awards recognise the most outstanding coverage of developing countries and the critical role of journalists and filmmakers in increasing cultural understanding and supporting equality and justice worldwide. Judges for this year included veteran foreign correspondent Anne Leslie CBE;… Read More »

BAME representation on Science Research Councils

The Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) hosted a reception at the Royal Society on Tuesday 7th June 2016 aimed at encouraging under-represented groups to get involved as Non-Executive Directors of the governing bodies of science, research and innovation. BIS and its public bodies rely on expertise in science, research and innovation, particularly for governing bodies as… Read More »

Dr Paul Golby reappointed as EPSRC Chair

Universities and Science Minister Jo Johnson has today (26 May 2016) announced the reappointment of Dr Paul Golby as Chair of the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) for a two year period. The Minister has also reappointed Professor Sir Richard Friend to a second term as a member of the Council. The EPSRC is the main… Read More »

4 reappointments to Charity Commission board

Minister for the Cabinet Office, Matt Hancock has announced 4 re-appointments to the Charity Commission board for England and Wales and recruitment of 3 new board members. The following Charity Commission board members have been reappointed: Eryl Besse (to 31 December 2018); Orlando Fraser QC (to 31 December 2017); Tony Leifer (to 31 December 2018); Gwythian Prins (to… Read More »