Diversity and Inclusion Practitioner Jamie Dapaah Appointed to Cybersmile Advisory Panel

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Author: SCD Team
June 15, 2023

We are proud to announce prominent diversity and inclusion specialist Jamie Dapaah as a newly appointed member of our international advisory panel. Jamie develops strategies and policies that promote equal opportunities – fostering welcoming and inclusive environments.

As an Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Lead at Premiership football club Fulham FC as well as being a coordinator for events with Adidas, Jamie has played a major role in addressing some of the biggest social issues affecting the sporting community today.

“We are excited to welcome Jamie onto our advisory panel. His expertise around the topics of diversity and inclusion will be crucial as we continue to develop education and support programs that are truly inclusive and accessible to all.”

Dan Raisbeck, Co-founder, The Cybersmile Foundation

A British born Ghanaian, Jamie was recently included in the prestigious ‘Ones to Watch’ selection of the Football Black List which highlights talented young people under the age of 30 from an African or Caribbean background who are making an impact within the football industry in the UK.

The Football Black List has become the most respected celebration of African and Caribbean achievement in British football – shining a light on those inspiring the next generation. Previous names on the Football Black List include the likes of Marcus Rashford MBE, Yaya Touré, Raheem Sterling MBE, Rio Ferdinand MBE, Dame Heather Rabbatts CBE, Patrick Vieira and Rachel Yankey OBE all highlighted for their efforts off the pitch.

“I am excited to support the great work already being done by Cybersmile to make the internet a more inclusive place. I’m confident that together, we will have a meaningful impact felt across the world on and offline.

Jamie Dapaah, Cybersmile Diversity & Inclusion Advisor

Through the years, Jamie has worked with a number of leading brands and organizations such as Adidas, EA Sports, FIFA, The Best FIFA Football Awards, International Sports Convention and the BET Awards America to name a few.

Launched in 2017, the Cybersmile Advisory Panel includes a number of world-renowned thought leaders in areas such as research, diversity & inclusion, internet safety, mental health, parenting, gaming, sports and personal wellbeing. The international panel members play a key role in the development and facilitation of our education programs, support services, research projects and awareness campaigns.