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Denise Best

Denise co-chairs the Race Faith Diversity & Inclusion group at Euromoney Institutional Investor (EII), and has organized numerous events promoting diversity and inclusion. As a member of the EII Charity Committee, EII Cares, Denise works with organizations to support women, such as Iris House, a Harlem-based women’s support organization, and Bottomless Closet, which empowers NYC women in need to enter the workforce and achieve success. EII has participated in clothing drives, resume and interview preparation, safe sex kit preparation and toy drives. Last year, EII hosted the Euromoney@50 awards, where Denise won over $10,000 for Bottomless Closet. Denise is also the creator of the ‘I Am’ empowerment movement, honoring women who are a credit to their community or industry. The group is currently running a series called ‘The State of the Black Woman’, and is starting a mentoring program for young girls.