Lloyds named top LGBT employer in the UK

Lloyds Bank has been recognised as the UK’s leading employer for lesbian, gay, bi and trans people by gay rights group Stonewall.

Now in its thirteenth year, Stonewall’s annual Top 100 report highlights those employers who have done the best in promoting diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

Karin Cook, the Group Director, Operations at Lloyds said: “I’m thrilled Lloyds Banking Group has been recognised as the leading employer for lesbian, gay, bi and trans people in the Stonewall Top 100. At Lloyds Banking Group, our goals are to become the best bank for customers, a company that reflects the diversity of modern Britain in our workforce, and provides an inclusive and welcoming environment for everyone.”

Other employers featuring on the Top 100 include law firm Pinsent Masons, Leicestershire City Council, Cardiff University, and intelligence service MI5.