Record Number of Women Directors in Finnish Listed Companies

2017 was a record breaking year when it comes to women on boards, CEOs, and executive teams in Finnish listed companies. Women’s share of board seats is 27 percent when looking at all listed companies. In large cap companies the number of women on boards is even higher, 33 percent. Over the past

A record number of women directors in Finnish listed companies

The number of women on boards of Finnish listed companies reached record numbers during the AGM season of 2016. Large listed companies have now 32 per cent women on boards, the highest score ever in Finland. Also the representation of women as CEOs of the listed companies reached record level: there

Promoting women business leaders in Saudi Arabia

In western countries, the image of Saudi Arabia is relatively one-sided, even though the country offers plenty of interesting business opportunities. Now the country is facing massive changes, and women are increasingly integrating into the workforce. In April 2014 Saudi Arabia published its Saudi

Self-regulation Beats Quotas in Finland

More and more women are advancing to board positions in Finland without quotas. Even the number of women executives in line management has increased. Intrestingly, there are fewer women in the executive management of state-owned companies than in other listed companies. Besides, nominations