Alan Joyce, who is openly gay, said that the world would a better place if there were more openly LGBT business leaders.
Anthony Watson, President and Chief Executive Officer at Uphold Inc, has been placed in the number one position of the top 50 most influential, UK-based, LGBT business executives.
The Out at Work and Telegraph Top 50 LGBT Executives in Business list celebrates the positive social impact that business leaders can make.
Former world champion boxer Manny Pacquiao has been dropped by his longtime sponsor Nike following comments in which he compared homosexual couples to animals.
A US study of Fortune 500 companies has suggested that those with women CEOs or those with more women acting in senior positions such as board members are significantly more likely to be welcoming of LGBTI people in the workplace.
Britain’s intelligence agency, MI5, has come top in the Stonewall Top 100 Employers list, despite maintaining a ban on recruiting gay people as recently as 1991.
Apple stores worldwise are turning their iconic logo red today, to mark World AIDS Day.