Insurance law firm Wotton + Kearney and Liberty Specialty Markets have teamed up to host an Australian Dive In Festival event.
In a statement, the two companies said the online discussion will be an “in-depth interview with two business leaders who have shaped meaningful change through diversity and inclusion.”
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The event, to be held on September 22, 2021, will be hosted by Jennifer Wheelan and will feature James Brindley, Managing Director of Lion Australia, and Narelle Hooper, Editor-in-Chief of the Australian Institute of Company Directors magazine.
Dive In is a global insurance industry initiative that supports the development of inclusive work cultures. The theme for this year’s Dive In festival is âActive Alliance and Empowerment: From Intention to Actionâ.
âGlobally, the Liberty team is focused on realizing the benefits that a diverse and inclusive culture can bring, and these topics are currently an important part of our internal training program,â said Mike Abdallah, Chairman and CEO of Liberty Specialty Markets Asia Pacific. . “I am very happy that we are able to help spread the message further and more widely in our industry by participating in the Dive In Festival again this year.”
David Kearney, Associate Managing Director of Wotton + Kearney, added: âThis year’s Dive In festival focuses on how we can educate and empower people to become active allies and take concrete action to support colleagues. under-represented. We’re excited to support this initiative, and I’m sure James and Narelle will provide a number of practical ideas that will inspire each of us to make a difference in our own workplaces.