February 22, 2021
PRA Group Welcomes Sidra Ali as Director of Diversity and Inclusion
NORFOLK, Va., February 22, 2021 — PRA Group (Nasdaq: PRAA), is proud to welcome Sidra Ali as Director of Diversity and Inclusion. In this new leadership role, Sidra will guide PRA’s efforts to evolve its diversity and inclusion strategies globally.
“Sidra brings considerable expertise in diversity, equity, and inclusion, and will be incredibly valuable as we build on our existing foundation to foster an environment where every employee can be themselves and be successful at PRA,” said Katie Jones, senior vice president and chief human resources officer at PRA Group, Inc.
“We know the work we do matters. The words we say matter. And most of all, the communities we serve matter,” said Sidra Ali. “I am inspired by the people of PRA and I look forward to advancing diversity and inclusion together.”
Sidra has ten years of experience developing, promoting, and executing a full suite of diversity and inclusion services, from organization assessments and strategic planning, to keynotes and training. Sidra comes to PRA Group from Harvard University, where they served as Diversity Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Advisor to the Deans for Harvard Divinity School administration, responsible for planning and implementing the university’s DEI-related curriculum and programs. Sidra also served on the Harvard University Diversity and Inclusion Task Force, charged with developing initiatives to advance religious inclusion. Prior to their work at Harvard University, Sidra served as Co-Founder and Director of Detroit is My Home, a nonprofit organization dedicated to aiding in the fight against housing insecurity in Detroit, Michigan.
About PRA Group
As a global leader in acquiring and collecting nonperforming loans, PRA Group returns capital to banks and other creditors to help expand financial services for consumers in the Americas and Europe. With thousands of employees worldwide, PRA Group companies collaborate with customers to help them resolve their debt. For more information, please visit www.pragroup.com.
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