As RBS takes further steps towards embedding sustainability across the organisation, Director of Sustainability, Kirsty Britz explains more about the progress RBS is making, and becoming a more sustainable bank.
Last year RBS gave away £2.5m in grants to community projects across the UK and Ireland through their newly launched Skills & Opportunities Fund. This year support for grassroots organisations continues with a further £2.5m and as the second round of 2016 funding concludes, 52 more projects will receive a share of £1.25m.
New research from NatWest and the British Franchise Association (bfa) highlights changes and profitability in the sector.
52 winning organisations have been announced for round two of the 2018 Skills & Opportunities Fund.
Simon McNamara, RBS Chief Administrative Officer and Executive Sponsor of the RBS Multicultural Network, recently hosted an event in discussion with Eric Holder, the first black US Attorney General. They discussed career, ethnicity, diversity and even a little bit of politics. At the event, Eric Holder shared his wisdom and experience with attendees from the RBS Executive committee and RBS Multicultural Network. Simon McNamara blogs about his experience meeting Eric, a BAME role model, and why diversity is so important to RBS.