Speakers Bev Shah
Bev Shah

“Bhavini ‘Bev’ Shah is Founder and CEO of City Hive – A Network for Change. Prior to founding City Hive in 2016, Bev gained more than 15 years’ experience in the City at some of the world’s largest financial institutions – Aviva, Aviva Investors, Merchant Securities (now part of San Lam UK), HSBC, Bear Stearns & Lehman Brothers. As a British/Indian dyslexic woman (and married mother of two), truly understands the value and power of diversity. She set-up City Hive to help transform the culture of the Asset and Investment Management Industry to become more inclusive and diverse and one where everyone can feels they belong. City Hive’s network of members are having their voice heard in the diversity debate that is shaping the future of our industry. She passionately believes in the value of diverse thought and experience in rebuilding trust in financial services and enhancing investment performance. Bev set up City Hive to help the Asset and Investment Industry to change. Bev is a thought leader and media commentator on all aspects of diversity in the investment sector.”