IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aaisha Hamid, Assistant Vice President and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Manager with Alliant Insurance Services, has been named one of the Top 50 Influential Muslims in the Americas by EqualityX. The awards program honors individuals whose work has brought distinction to Muslim communities and enhanced the reputation of Muslims across Europe and the U.S.
“This is a great honor for Aaisha and for Alliant,” said Lilian Vanvieldt, Alliant’s Executive Vice President and Chief Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Officer. “It’s a testament to the dedication Aaisha has given to her work with a broad range of communities and an endorsement of our organization’s mission to create a more dynamic, inclusive, and supportive environment for our employees, clients, and partners.”
Hamid is a global diversity professional with extensive experience designing and leading diversity, equity, and inclusion programs. She has traveled locally, nationally, and internationally to speak on a breadth of topics ranging from DE&I best practices and issues impacting underrepresented professionals in the workforce, to addressing culture and religion in contemporary society.
EqualityX was established to celebrate outstanding Muslim talent and champion the achievements of inclusive Muslim employers. The organization’s Influential Muslims lists recognize professionals leading and shaping debates both within their chosen field and beyond.
About Alliant Insurance Services
Alliant Insurance Services is one of the nation’s leading distributors of diversified insurance products and services. We operate through a network of specialized national platforms and local offices to offer our clients a comprehensive portfolio of solutions built on innovative thinking and personal service. The business of managing risk is getting more complex, and Alliant is meeting this complexity head-on, not with more layers of management, but with more creativity and agility. Alliant is changing the way our clients approach risk management and benefits, so they can capitalize on new opportunities to grow and protect their organizations. Visit us at alliant.com.