Antoinette Boateng has been named Director of Fairness, Range, and Inclusion (EDI), Europe, at Warner Music Group (WMG).
She’s going to take up her new function this month, and be primarily based in London.
She’s going to report back to Dr Maurice Stinnett, WMG’s International Head of Fairness, Range and Inclusion.
Boateng beforehand ran her personal consultancy, Neo State, which labored with a spread of shoppers together with Marks & Spencer, the UK’s Residents Recommendation Bureau and the Royal Institute of British Architects.
Neo State additionally labored with governments on public coverage points, resembling bettering LGBTQ+ equality and social mobility insurance policies in West Africa.
Boateng started her profession on the Royal Financial institution of Scotland Group, working inside the CEO’s workplace as a Enterprise Supervisor targeted on Individuals and Tradition.
She later labored for firms together with Aviva, KPMG and Schroders Funding Administration, earlier than establishing as an impartial advisor.
Throughout her profession, she has helped craft firms’ first international inclusion methods and social mobility programmes and carried out an array of particular person insurance policies, from equal parental go away to transgender inclusion.
Boateng additionally served as a trustee at Stressed Improvement, an organisation that trains and helps younger leaders in additional than 70 international locations, and at United Studying, a sequence of private and non-private faculties throughout the UK.
“I can’t wait to be a part of the crew that steers it by the subsequent stage of its journey.”
Antoinette Boateng, stated: “I’m excited to work with Maurice and the crew at Warner Music Group.
“The corporate has made some large strides with regards to inserting the fairness, range and inclusion agenda centre stage, nevertheless it acknowledges that it’s received much more to do.
“I can’t wait to be a part of the crew that steers it by the subsequent stage of its journey and look ahead to working with colleagues throughout Europe to drive constructive change.”
“Antoinette is a star within the EDI world.”
Dr Maurice Stinnett
Dr Maurice Stinnett, added: “Antoinette is a star within the EDI world.
“She’s labored with among the world’s greatest firms to assist shift company mindsets and to ship actual enhancements which have improved many individuals’s lives.
“It is a large function that covers a variety of nations, however I do know she has the expertise and enthusiasm to be a changemaker right here at Warner Music Group.”Music Enterprise Worldwide