ELFT Non Executive Director Ken Batty has been voted into the top 20 in the Financial Times 2017 OUTstanding Leading Public Sector LGBT+ Executives list.
Ken prides himself on being a completely out board member, who speaks up on LGBT+ issues at board and other meetings. He actively supports the Trust's LGBT+ employee group.
As well as his work in ELFT, Ken is a lay member of the Speaker’s Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority. He is actively involved in lobbying political bodies on the importance of LGBT+ inclusion, and the need for a more open and diverse culture across industries.
In 2015 he made it onto the Financial Times list of the global top 100 most influential LGBT people in business. Now he is in the top 20!
Read ELFT's exclusive interview with Ken about his journey to the FT top 20!
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