Boards are under pressure to evolve. In order to be well-positioned to oversee long-term value creation, directors know their boards need the right expertise and experience – including directors with diverse backgrounds. And boards are increasingly considering diversity of gender, race, age, thought, skills, and industry experience.
Director-Shareholder Insights: Board composition – Key trends and developments
Many investors and other stakeholders want to know that boards and their nominating and governance committees are appropriately considering director nominees.
Korn Ferry: Less than 25% of women in the C-Suite
In this edition of our biweekly newsletter, we report that the percentage of women in most C-Suite positions is dramatically lower than their male counterparts, according to a Korn Ferry analysis.
Board composition insights by industry
Looking at board composition and refreshing the board is critical to the board's ability to stay current, focused on enhancing long-term shareholder value, and fit for the future. What is the right mix for your industry?