A group of people in a divers workplace

RACE Equality leadership team


The purpose of Business in the Community’s Race Equality Leadership Team is to support employers to help break down the barriers that prevent the progression of ethnic minorities in their workplaces and show how an inclusive organisation better serves its customers, clients and communities.  


  • Race at Work Charter: to promote this charter as the primary means by which companies can commit to action and increasing the number of companies that sign up.
  • Leadership engagement: to grow the number and capability of executive-level diversity and inclusion champions in employers, with a focus on Race and share the experience of these leaders 
  • Measurement of ethnicity and pay reporting: to support employers in capturing and reporting their ethnicity data and taking action.

Chaired by Richard Iferenta, Partner, KPMG