15 September, 2017

Does gender diversity affect a company’s risk management?

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Malaysian boards

13 September, 2017

Malaysia to disclose companies lacking female board members

The government of Malaysia plans to publish a list of companies that do not have women on their boards. In addition, those companies will not be allowed to bid for government contracts. The move, w...

6 September, 2017

Air France-KLM hunts for female director after shareholder protest

Shareholders of Air France-KLM agreed on Monday to deepen its cooperation with Delta Air Lines and China Eastern, but shareholders also insisted that the company chooses a female for one of its newly ...
Amsterdam Stock Exchange, Dutch companies, Netherlands, female quotas

6 September, 2017

Dutch company boards failing to meet female quotas

The number of women with executive positions on the boards of Dutch companies has fallen for the second year running, leaving many of them short of the targets set by the Netherlands government and th...
Man in suit, mirror, gender bias

21 August, 2017

Unconscious bias is keeping women out of senior roles

Most people would not consciously decide to hire candidates based on whether they remind them of themselves. But one unconscious bias—affinity bias—may lead people to favour candidates who are lik...
boardroom meeting, gender diversity, female executives

28 July, 2017

Seat at the Table event develops female executives

Fidelio, the executive search company, is to host its latest
Isabelle Kocher, Engie

7 June, 2017

Gender diversity best where companies are also led by women

Gender diversity has improved more on company boards around the world where the chief executive or chairman is also a woman, according to research from Deloitte. The firm's latest
gender diversity

29 March, 2017

Financial services firms battle to increase female applications

Only a third of UK financial services firms have seen an increase in the number of female applicants despite targeted recruitment campaigns. According to research from professional services firm P...
gender diversity, women on boards, female board members

27 March, 2017

Less than a quarter of boardroom roles go to women

New research suggests that women hold less than a quarter of boardroom roles in public companies. Think-tank the Directory of Social Change looked at the CSR reports of 399 companies and found tha...
gender pay gap

10 March, 2017

Why women and men too easily accept the gender pay gap

From April, large employers in the UK will have to publish annual data on their gender pay and bonuses gaps. While under the ...