Out Leadership, the global LGBT+ business network CEOs and multinational companies trust to generate Return on Equality®, announced today that Apollo Global Management has joined as a member company for 2019.
In a statement, the firm discussed its decision:
“Apollo is committed to advancing diversity and promoting inclusive values within the firm and across our partnering communities. Our goal is to ensure that different experiences, perspectives, skills, genders, ages, ethnicities, cultural and social backgrounds are represented across every level of the organization. For this reason, we are proud to announce our partnership with Out Leadership in support of the LGBTQ+ and Allied community.
We recognize that our growth into one of the world’s largest alternative investment managers has been driven and sustained by our entrepreneurial and innovative workforce. We will continue to search for superior talent with diverse backgrounds that support a vibrant and growing business. We are confident that our partnership with Out Leadership is the right one to fulfill our promise of building a diverse and inclusive workforce.”
“We’re excited to welcome Apollo to Out Leadership,” said Todd Sears, Founder & Principal, Out Leadership. “Apollo’s dedication to inclusion, and their recognition of the competitive imperative of diversity sets them apart as a leader in the alternative investments space. Our entire team is looking forward to building this important relationship and to driving equality forward.”