Diversity, equity and inclusion

We are committed to supporting and empowering all our people in achieving their full potential. At HLB, we know how important it is that our people can be their true, authentic selves at work, and we are united against any form of social injustice.  

We believe we can solve the toughest challenges together by valuing our differences and by focusing on safety and trust. Diverse viewpoints can lead to more lively discussions. We give space to creative ideas that spark innovation which leads to better decision making and more effective solutions. 

Building a culture to thrive in

We welcome all people, no matter who they are or what their background is. We value and respect all people in the HLB network. We believe that creating a diverse and inclusive environment through all layers of the organisation boosts innovation and employee engagement. We aim to provide the best opportunities to all our people, to ultimately service our clients and our communities better.

Established in 2020, our HLB Global Diversity and Inclusion Council brings together a diverse group of senior leaders from across the HLB network to guide us in our D&I journey.  

We champion diversity, equity and inclusion by: 

  • Engaging in diversity and inclusion related conversations 
  • Being an advocate for workplace flexibility 
  • Facilitating talent mobility programs for our members 
  • Promoting leadership behaviour that fosters workplace diversity and inclusion 
  • Offering diversity and inclusion learning programs to all staff 

CEO Action for Diversity and Inclusion 

We are committed to driving real sustainable change in ensuring an equal society for all, and that is why in 2020 we proudly signed up toCEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™,and have pledged to advance diversity and inclusion across our network. 

The CEO Action for Diversity and Inclusion initiative is the largest CEO-driven business commitment to advance diversity and inclusion within the workplace. More than 1,000 CEOs of the world’s leading companies representing over 85 industries along with 90+ university presidents and approximately 13M employees and students, have signed the pledge and are actively creating change. 

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