Tag: diversity

Liz Bolshaw

Catalyst, the US-based diversity think-tank, has published a new report in its Advancing Women in India series that benchmarks 56 companies with headquarters in India or that are subsidiaries of global businesses with head offices in Europe or the US. (more…)

Liz Bolshaw

As we approach the centenary of International Women’s Day, it seems especially appropriate to focus on some best-in-class examples of corporate diversity programmes that actually work. (more…)

Liz Bolshaw

Unfortunate remarks regarding board diversity made by Josef Ackermann, the chief executive of Deutsche Bank, have landed him in almost as much trouble as when he flashed a V-for-victory sign upon entering a German courthouse in 2004, when he faced trial for approving controversial bonus payments at Mannesmann, the engineering company acquired by Vodafone in 2000. (more…)

Liz Bolshaw

In Thomas Mann’s novel, The Magic Mountain, Hans Castorp finds it impossible to leave a claustrophobic tuberculosis sanatorium in Davos. How will women attendees at this year’s World Economic Forum react to the Swiss mountain resort’s charms and challenges? (more…)

Liz Bolshaw

On Friday I spoke to Catherine Bromilow, one of America’s 100 most influential people in corporate governance, according to the US National Association of Corporate Directors. (more…)

Liz Bolshaw

The impact of diversity was top of the agenda for the second of this afternoon’s Women at the Top conference panels: how can countries harness its effects to boost growth? (more…)

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