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Robert Blok, Virgin Management

Virgin Management group legal director Robert Blok has introduced gender targets for the law firms the company works with, in order to promote diversity at senior levels.

Blok has called for firms to ensure that at least one partner in their relationship teams is a woman, telling Law.com International’s U.K. arm Legal Week that he wants the groups to be “more reflective of the gender balance in our own teams at Virgin Management”.

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Varsha Patel

Varsha joined Legal Week in October 2019 after working as a senior editor at LexisNexis. She covers continental Europe and the in-house market. You can reach her on vpatel@alm.com

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