Sue Ashtiany

Sue AshtianySue Ashtiany is a prominent employment and discrimination lawyer. Sue runs her own firm of Ashtiany Associates and is also a consultant at Nabarro LLP.

She has held a number of non-executive posts including seven years as a commissioner at the Equal Opportunities Commission, and six years as a non-executive director and member of the Audit Committee of Channel 4 Corporation. She is currently a Trustee of the Charities Aid Foundation and a Government ambassador for diversity in public office.

Originally from Iran, she was educated in Britain and was destined for a career as an academic. However, some pioneering work to support immigrant and refugee families in the UK led her to train as a lawyer.

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