Vivienne Aiyela

Vivienne is a Senior Diversity and Inclusion Professional who has worked across various sectors helping them with their Diversity and Inclusion transformation journey. She is Non-Executive Director for London FA, the first black woman in the history of English Football, Chair of Footballers Anti-Discrimination Disciplinary (arbitration) Panel, Specialist Panel Member for The Sports Resolution focus on - Integrity & Discipline, Employment & Discrimination and Football Arbitration Panels.

An Independent Advisor on Race, Diversity and Inclusion to the Police Commissioner and Senior Officers of the Metropolitan Police. In recognition of her work for the Met, she received the highest Civil Award, the Commander’s Commendation for Outstanding Leadership. Board member and Chair overseeing a £110million residential regeneration project of Green Horizons/Metropolitan Housing Association, which won UK and European awards.

When not busy making the world a better place to live and work, she can be found at home with her sewing machine, making 95% of her own clothes, or in the gym attending indoor cycling classes and boxing training sessions with a professional boxing coach!

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