John Hancock's Sofia Teixeira on Why "Attracting Diverse Talent Should Be a Top Priority"

When you think of diverse workplaces, a financial institution founded in 1862 probably wouldn’t be the first company to come to your mind. Sofia Teixeira, Head of Diversity and Inclusion at John Hancock, acknowledges as much. But despite their 19th-century roots, John Hancock is anything but stuck in the past. With a rapidly diversifying U.S.…

John Hancock’s Sofia Teixeira on Why “Attracting Diverse Talent Should Be a Top Priority”

When you think of diverse workplaces, a financial institution founded in 1862 probably wouldn’t be the first company to come to your mind. Sofia Teixeira, Head of Diversity and Inclusion at John Hancock, acknowledges as much. But despite their 19th-century roots, John Hancock is anything but stuck in the past. With a rapidly diversifying U.S.…