Our Story

There’s a powerful business case for diversity.

At OUTstanding, EMpower and HERoes we help companies harness LGBT+, ethnic minority and female talent and foster inclusive cultures. We celebrate role models, drive positive change and help our member firms to nurture and develop their diverse talent pipeline.



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What we do

OUTstanding
OUTstanding is a membership organisation for global businesses. We work directly with LGBT+ and ally leaders to drive cultural change, creating an environment where everyone can succeed.
EMpower
EMpower is a membership organisation that exists to challenge the lack of ethnic diversity in business – particularly at the most senior levels.
HERoes
The FT & HERoes Champions of Women in Business is a role model list initiative promoting and celebrating gender diversity in business.


How we do it

Showcasing role models
We publish annual role model lists in partnership with the FT, celebrating LGBT+, ethnic minority and female champions and allies in business.
Building connections
Our annual programmes and events provide members with opportunities to build their personal and professional cross-industry networks.
Creating more inclusive cultures
We work with our members across all initiatives to drive positive change and create more inclusive cultures.
Sharing resources
Our online diversity and inclusion hub shares innovative best practice, research and unique resources from across our networks.


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