Atul K Shah is chief executive of social enterprise and consultancy Diverse Ethics www.diverseethics.com and author of Boardroom Diversity – The Opportunity. Ajay Mehta is founder of Ki-Rin, an organisation development consultancy specialising in the charity sector www.ki-rin.com.
The ethnic diversity of Britain is increasing significantly. According to the 2012 British population census, one in eight people were born outside the UK. For charities, this means their stakeholder base is shifting, offering a chance to tap into this richness for different kinds of opportunities – from volunteers to members, donors and even employees. […]