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Barrington Hibbert Associates Partners with Ipswich Town Women’s Football Club to Boost Female Sport Investment

Barrington Hibbert Associates has today partnered with the Ipswich Town women’s football team, one of the oldest football clubs in the UK. The initiative is aimed at supporting women’s football by providing sponsorship for bench-wear, warm-up jerseys and substitute coats. The partnership comes as the audience for women’s sport has grown dramatically, with a record 33…

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Barrington Hibbert Associates partners with UCL Laws to launch new undergraduate scholarship

The lack of diversity is one of the biggest challenges facing the legal profession. The greatest barrier to entering the profession for young people is the cost of the course. Barrington Hibbert Associates is proud to partner with UCL Laws to launch a new scholarship for an undergraduate student studying LLB Law. The scholarship is…

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Evolution or revolution? Transforming the recruitment and development of senior executives

By Michael Barrington-Hibbert The role of the Chief Operating Officer (COO) in Investment Banking has changed dramatically in the last three years. Historically, COOs in financial institutions were product aligned and came from operations or finance backgrounds; maintaining balance sheets, headcount and allocating bonus pools were previously the order of the day. Perceived wisdom has…

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Looking for the best talent? Widen the net

By Michael Barrington-Hibbert In the many years I have been advising financial services clients on diversity it would appear that a sea change in attitudes has taken place. Driven by the requirements of a global economy and the search for growth beyond traditional regional borders, the benefits and bottom line impact of hiring a diverse…

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Who gets Ahead

Michael Barrington-Hibbert hosted episode one of the Who Gets Ahead podcast series. These podcasts will be exploring how we can increase social economic diversity at senior levels across financial and professional services, and essentially, exactly why we need to do this. Rt. Hon. The Lord Mayor Alderman Vincent Keaveny was the first guest on the…

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Diversity takes centre stage for the best of British Business

What is best practice when it comes to businesses? Competitiveness? Flexibility? We all have our own thoughts and opinions about what the answer is, but what if we told you that there is one area that could encompass so many of these individual best practice traits? As part of Business Reporter’s Best of British Business…

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The Livery Awards

Our CEO Michael Barrington-Hibbert was invited to judge the Livery Academy Awards, designed to promote business and entrepreneurial skills among sixth-form pupils. With the quality of the presentations, along with the energy and authenticity of the students taking part stunning everyone in the room, all judges agreed that it was the closest year yet, and…

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Barrington Hibbert strengthen commitment to social impact with new sponsorship deal

As part of an ongoing commitment to social impact, and levelling the playing field, Barrington Hibbert Associates has agreed a long-term sponsorship with Paralympic athlete Ashley Facey, as he strives for success in Team GB’s cycling team. Ashley was born with Erbs palsy, which has affected the nerves in the right side of his body….

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