Schroders named Large Employer of the Year by FTAdviser Diversity in Finance Awards 2021

Schroders has been awarded a prestigious FTAdviser Diversity in Finance Award (DIFA), recognising the Group’s efforts to increase diversity across the business.

Amid a highly competitive category, Schroders was named Large Employer of Year for its diversity focus.

This year’s awards, now in their third year, saw a record number of entries across all the categories, both individual and corporate.

They showcase the best work done across the past 12 months, by individuals and companies, to embed diversity, equality and inclusion into firms’ cultures to improve policies, processes and products for customers and colleagues alike.

According to FTAdviser ‘the quality of entries has been exceptional, highlighting the breadth of creativity and determination in UK financial services to improving Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, despite the restrictions of the Covid-19 pandemic’.

Emma Holden, Global Head of Human Resources, Schroders, commented:

“At Schroders we believe that diversity is crucial to our continued success as a business. Attracting and retaining talented people who can understand and embrace different perspectives ultimately leads to more insightful and innovative perspectives for our clients.”