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One of the City’s most powerful LGBT campaigners will be made a dame in the New Year’s Honours list





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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 >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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