• Need Proof That Companies Can Have Gender Diverse Boards? Look to France

    12 days ago - By Fortune

    A group called European Women on Boards last week released its first-ever gender diversity index and came to this conclusion: France, far and away, has by its measure the highest share of women on company boards at 44.2%.
    The index assessed gender representation at the 200 largest European listed companies in nine nations-Belgium, the Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, and the U.K-in an effort to identify best practices. Of the 30 French companies covered in the study, 28 had boards that were at least 1/3 female .
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