All women on boards articles

  • Blog post

    New York pension fund will vote against boards with no women directors


    The New York State Common Retirement Fund, the third largest public pension fund in the United States, says it will vote against board directors standing for re-election at companies that have no women on their boards.

  • GenderEquality
    Blog post

    A roadmap toward executive-level gender diversity in the U.K.


    The United Kingdom’s struggle for executive-level gender diversity continues, especially in the financial services sector, where only 23 percent of board directors and only 14 percent of executive committee members are female. The Women in Finance Charter offers a roadmap for how to address this, with a stern warning: Organizations ...

  • WomenOnBoards_0
    Blog post

    Women on boards: non-executive progress, executive stagnation


    A new study of female representation on boards ranks Norway first, with women comprising, on average, 38.7 percent of total board membership. Switzerland ranks dead last, with average representation of women at just 16.1 percent. Paul Hodgson provides an in-depth look at the results.