PracticeAccounting FirmsE&Y appoints diversity leader for Scotland

E&Y appoints diversity leader for Scotland

Follows Fleur Bothwick being named as firm's UK diversity and inclusiveness director earlier in the year

Kristine
Dickson, risk advisory services director with Ernst & Young
has been
appointed to help the firm pursue a ‘progressive diversity agenda’ in Scotland

She has been appointed as leader of diversity and inclusiveness for Scotland
and follows the appointment of
Fleur
Bothwick
earlier this year to head up the firm’s national initiative.

Hywel Ball, Ernst & Young’s managing partner for Scotland, commented:
‘Kristine will be responsible for helping the Scotland practice to realise its
commitment to diversity, building on the wide range of activity that is already
underway across the UK firm, to ensure that Ernst & Young is an organisation
in which everyone can succeed and achieve their full potential.

‘I believe in the importance of maximising talent and building an
organisation where people want to and are proud to work.’

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