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‘My own unconscious bias' - Wells Fargo CEO issues apology

29 days ago   |   By Al Jazeera

CEO Charles Scharf apologises for comments blaming 'limited pool of Black talent' for lack of diversity in recruiting.
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Why so few black bankers? Wells Fargo CEO apologizes for ‘very limited pool of Black talent' remark

29 days ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

Wells Fargo CEO Charles Scharf said comments he made about the difficulty of finding qualified Black executives reflected "my own unconscious bias.”
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Wells Fargo's CEO apologized for blaming the company's lack of diversity on 'a very limited pool of Black talent.' Here's why that attitude is pervasive and harmful to workers

Wells Fargo's CEO apologized for blaming the company's lack of diversity on 'a very limited pool of Black talent.' Here's why that attitude is pervasive and harmful to workers

29 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Wells Fargo CEO and president Charles Scharf issued an apology on Wednesday after a report by Reuters cited racially insensitive comments made by the executive.
In a Zoom meeting this summer, Scharf said that the bank had trouble reaching its diversity goals because there was not enough qualified minority talent, two participants on that call told Reuters .
That same message also appeared in a memo that the CEO sent out.
"While it might sound like an excuse, the unfortunate reality is that there is a very limited pool of Black talent to recruit from," Scharf said.
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Wells Fargo CEO apologizes for comments about diversity

29 days ago   |   By Star Tribune

Wells Fargo CEO Charles Scharf is apologizing for comments he made about the difficulty of finding qualified Black executives.
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