Boardroom diversity

New training programme aims to increase diversity on boards

Executives from diverse backgrounds will have access to a robust suite of resources

Diversity on boards is sacrificed when firms face difficulties

Businesses still prioritise performance aspirations over DEI

50/50 Women on Boards recognises Horace Mann for board gender diversity

The financial services firm for educators has women well represented on its board of directors

Investors get clearer diversity picture with FCA ruling

Investors will more easily see the diversity of senior leadership teams of listed firms before they invest

Parker Review update: where are the ethnic minorities in executive boardroom roles?

In the boardroom ethnic minorities mostly hold non-executive roles

Women on Boards Bursary Programme to launch shortly

Entries open on International Women’s Day for women wanting to pursue a non-executive role

Largest UK private firms expected to hit gender representation targets

The UK’s private firms are now facing pressure to increase gender parity at board-level

Change the Race Ratio campaign gains 100 signatories

The campaign aims to increase racial participation in business and is backed by 100 firms so far

Schroders to vote against boards lacking ethnic diversity

They will use its shareholder vote if a FTSE 100 firm has not met Parker Review recommendations

FCA closes consultation on diversity disclosures for boards

The new requirements are expected to apply to listed firms from 2022