Photos from our 3rd birthday!

Thank you to all that attended our lovely 3rd birthday, hosted by Norton Rose Fulbright!

We had a fantastic night and everyone had some amazing canapes and cake!!

3rd Birthday Party

We are so excited for our birthday party tomorrow hosted by Norton Rose Fullbright!

If you haven’t yet booked your free ticket, please do here!

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/transformation-3rd-birthday-celebration-tickets-36401435674

Come have a drink with us and hear what we’ve been up to and where we are going! We look forward to seeing you there.

 

Best wishes from the team at trans*formation

Training at Moody’s on IDAHOBIT 17th May 2017

We were delighted to be back to deliver a great trans awareness training at Moody’s for both their London based and global staff (via webx.)
It was a wonderful to be invited as part of their programme led by Andrea Blackman, managing director and co-executive sponsor of Moodys UK LGBT and A ERG for IDAHOBIT (International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia. ) A good time was had by all.
There were great questions and a good session had by all. We look forward to being back at Moody’s again in the future!

“Trans inclusion: setting the agenda”

Herbert Smith Freehills and trans*formation are delighted to invite you to an insightful and exciting discussion on Trans in the workplace.

Our panel will comprise:

Emma Cusdin – CEO and Co-Founder of trans*formation and Senior HR Business Partner, Thompson Reuters

Andrew Taggart – Partner, Employment, Pensions and Incentives, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP

Kris Phelps – Group Manager, Stonewall UK

Our panel of speakers will be considering what employers can do to create truly Trans inclusive workplaces, including trans*formation’s goals and objectives for Trans equality, the global legislative framework and insights from Stonewall on current best practice since including Trans in the Workplace Equality Index 2016.

If you would like to attend, please email diversity@hsf.com.

trans*formation Christmas Party

trans*formation was very pleased to hold its fourth networking event of the year; also our first Christmas celebration, on 3rd December.

We had a very strong take up rate for our invitation and it was wonderful to see so many people who had supported us over the last eighteen months attend.

Kimberley Bird chaired a very interesting panel discussion which set the agenda for trans*formation for the coming year, looking at where we had come from and what we plan to do in 2016

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Credit Suisse launches trans* guide

Credit Suisse has released a video entitled “Focus on Trans*” to coincide with the one-year anniversary of the company’s LGBT Ally program and the official launch of their “Trans*. Your Questions Answered” guide.

The video, available from the full article, features gender-variant Credit Suisse employee (and trans*formation Ambassador) Pippa Bunce, who works as the firm’s Global Head of FID IT Engineering. Mx Bunce stresses the importance of educating people in the community and business on trans* issues so they can better understand and appreciate their coworkers.

[Read the full story at OutLeadership]

trans*formation at TNON

trans*formation were delighted to get the opportunity to hold a discussion at TNON, The Network of Networks. The event was hosted by Clifford Chance in Canary Wharf.

The Network of Networks for LGBT, is a collaborative initiative among leaders of LGBT networks in corporates and government agencies to support each other and others in the development and growth of LGBT diversity networks through the sharing of knowledge, experience and resources. TNON’s focus is to help its members connect around issues and opportunities to maximise the effectiveness of their networks.

Members from Clifford Chance, PwC, Thomson Reuters, TFL and KPMG and many others listened to Kimberley and Emma speak about the Gender bread person and the issues affecting Trans* people in the workplace, They then opened up the floor to questions from those taking part.

We were particularly excited that one of our new Ambassadors, Eric Anglin was able to join us and fielded some of the challenging questions.