Stephen is a globally recognised diversity, inclusion and leadership expert, and founded Included, the global diversity and inclusion consultancy. From 2007-2012 Stephen designed, led and implemented the inclusion programmes for the London Olympic and Paralympic Games as Head of Diversity and Inclusion for the London Organising Committee. From 2004-2007 Stephen established and led the workplace team at Stonewall. Stephen has also led D&I at KPMG and worked in advertising and consulting. He is author of The Inclusion Imperative, Inclusive Talent Management and Building an Inclusive Organization, and the editor of The Key to Inclusion.
Leaders today face a bewildering amount of change and uncertainty. They are expected to guide others, even when they themselves are unsure of the way forward. Yet diversity, which is often perceived as a problem, is actually a free resource to help leaders to de-risk and calibrate their decision-making.