This week, a number of remarkable people were recognised at the annual Asian Media Group GG2 Leadership and Diversity Awards, held in London on Tuesday 8 March.
Salman Amin, pladis CEO, took home the GG2 CEO of the Year Award, presented to an individual who has demonstrated outstanding leadership, brings about change and builds a culture of belonging and inclusion across their organisation.
In his acceptance speech, Salman who is a fervent advocate of inclusion and empowering young talent said, “At pladis we are on a journey which we believe is focussed on parity, equity and on being a perpetual learning organisation. We believe that building inclusion, shapes the right culture and, we are determined to build an inclusive company.”
Last year, Salman convened a global external advisory board made up of established leaders in the field of inclusion and diversity to support pladis’ journey to build a vibrant, inclusive and diverse workforce. Salman has also been credited with reviving the company, making global efforts to put diversity and inclusion at the top of the agenda setting the tone for his team to lead the way.
The Asian Media Group GG2 Leadership and Diversity Awards recognises Britain’s great cultural diversity and celebrate Britain’s most enterprising and talented black, Asian and minority ethnic high achievers.
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