One of the City’s most powerful LGBT campaigners will be made a dame in the New Year’s Honours list
|12/31/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Inga Beale, the chief executive officer of the Lloyd’s of London insurance market, is to be made a dame in the 2017 New Year’s Honours list.
Beale — a vociferous campaigner for LGBT rights, and possibly the City’s most high-profile member of the LGBT community — has been given her honour “for services to the Economy.”
As the first female CEO in Lloyd’s three-century history, Beale has helped shape one of the City of London’s most important business areas.
A recent Financial Times profile of Beale noted that as CEO she “has focused on modernising the 328-year-old institution, embracing technology and diluting read more >>>