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

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

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

Boardroom gender diversity continues to improve globally, but Hong Kong, China and other Asian economies lag behind, as industry players acknowledge there is still work to be done.Women make up 24 per cent of company boardrooms around the globe this year, up from 15.1 per cent in 2015, according to a report by the Credit Suisse Research Institute (CSRI) on broadening diversity discussion.However, women account for a much smaller percentage of directors in Hong Kong-listed companies at only 13.7…

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By | 2021-10-03T04:30:27+00:00 October 3rd, 2021|Business|Comments Off on Asia-Pacific economies make slow progress in bringing women to company boardrooms