Claire Harvey

Paralympian and Senior Inclusive Leadership Consultant at KPMG

Claire Harvey has been involved in British Paralympic sport since 2009 where she first tried sitting volleyball. Since then, Claire has gained over 60 caps for Great Britain and captained the Great British Paralympics Sitting Volleyball Team in the London 2012 Paralympic Games. She turned her sporting attention to athletics and after eight months of switching, was selected for the IPC World Championships and is now training hard for selection for Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

Having achieved international sporting success, Claire is also listed as number seven in the Telegraph’s top 50 LGBT Executives and now leads on diversity and inclusion at KPMG. As part of her role, she is also supporting the UN Women’s Empowerment Principles.

Claire will be the keynote speaker at the 2016 Business Disability Forum conference: Recruiting and retaining disabled talent.