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Fund sector needs Whitehall changes to make apprenticeships work

I may not be what first comes to mind when you think of diversity. I am white, male, middle aged, and now decidedly middle class. But it wasn’t always so. When I was weighing up my career options as a teenager, most of my peers were readying themselves for a life working in the coal pit.