The Reading office of EY has welcomed 46 new graduates and apprentices. The new hires are part of EY’s 1088 recruits across the UK, which includes 909 graduates and 179 apprentices. 44% percent of all the student recruits this year will be based outside of London in EY’s regional offices, with notably large intakes in Reading, Birmingham, Bristol, Leeds, Manchester and Newcastle.
Of the new student hires in Reading, 52% are women and 48% are from ethnic minorities. Across the UK, 46% of all the student recruits are women, 38% are from an ethnic minority, and 4% are Black.
Richard Baker, Office Managing Partner at EY in Reading, said: