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GBA Member Royal Bank of Scotland received two awards at the European Diversity Awards

Wednesday 28th September 2011

And the winners are…

Icon Events International Politician of the Year – Lord Alli

Parliament’s first openly gay peer and a tireless campaigner for LGBT rights.

Cast Media Group Journalist of the Year – Frank Gardner

BBC Security Correspondent and wheelchair user, who has reported widely on disability issues.

Outstanding Employee Network Group of the Year – British Armed Forces – Proud2serve.net

An employee networking website for all LGB people serving in the British Armed Forces.

Abercrombie & Fitch Diversity Champion of the Year – Chris Sullivan

Chief Executive – Corporate Banking Division at Royal Bank of Scotland

Runnymede Trust Community Project of the Year – Pop Up Festival of Stories

United Health Group Diversity Team of the Year – Diversity Committee at Société Générale

The bank was commended for its outstanding diversity team

Boutique MarketIng Marketing Campaign of the Year – Royal Bank of Scotland

Royal Bank of Scotland Campaigner of the Year – Barbara Lindsay

Senior Policy Adviser at the Government Equalities Office, who has worked extensively to end discrimination against working women, people of ethnic origin and those with disabilities.

Société Générale Charity of the Year – Stonewall Equality ltd

Cisco Company of the Year – Vodafone Group

Source: European Diversity Awards website (September 2011)