The representation of women on company boards is steadily rising, but much more needs to be done, say executives. Photo: Shutterstock
The representation of women on company boards is steadily rising, but much more needs to be done, say executives. Photo: Shutterstock

Asia-Pacific economies make slow progress in bringing women to company boardrooms

  • Women make up 24 per cent of company boardrooms around the globe this year, up from 15.1 per cent in 2015, but progress remains slow in may parts of Asia-Pacific, according to Credit Suisse Research Institute
  • Gender diversity will create diverse thinking in the boardroom, says Christina Gaw of private equity firm Gaw Capital

The representation of women on company boards is steadily rising, but much more needs to be done, say executives. Photo: Shutterstock
The representation of women on company boards is steadily rising, but much more needs to be done, say executives. Photo: Shutterstock
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