As part of its commitment to building a more diverse business and stronger culture, Havas Group has set its inaugural North America Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DE&I) Advisory Committee. Alongside global chief talent officer Patti Clarke, the nine-member committee comprised of senior leaders from the Media, Creative, and Health networks representing the Black, Asian, Hispanic, and LGBTQ+ communities, will oversee NA DE&I strategy and initiatives that will drive impact and change in a cohesive approach across the region, as well as, ensure that the seven commitments in Havas’ NA Commit to Change plan are met.
The inaugural committee members are:
- Julianna Akuamoah, chief talent officer, Arnold & Havas Media Boston
- Elena Grasmann, managing director, Havas New York
- Lina Kim, VP planning and innovation, Havas Canada
- Cris Morton, group president, Havas Health & You (Havas Health +, Hematology More