Women in the boardroom

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Starling Bank founder steps down as CEO to avoid potential conflict of interest
Anne Boden is also a major shareholder and hopes move will shield online bank from possible concerns

Kalyeena Makortoff Banking correspondent

25, May, 2023 @10:45 AM

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Spain approves draft law for gender quotas in business and politics
Legislation aims to increase number of women in decision-making roles such as in company boardrooms

Ashifa Kassam in Madrid

07, Mar, 2023 @3:12 PM

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Women in board roles at UK’s biggest listed firms above 40% for first time
Review shows only 10 of FTSE 350 companies still have all-male executive teams

Jasper Jolly

28, Feb, 2023 @12:01 AM

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Girls don’t want to be leaders. No wonder, when you see the violent abuse they could face | Emma Beddington
You can’t blame any young woman who would rather bake vegan muffins or live in a tree. But where does that leave the rest of us? asks Emma Beddington

Emma Beddington

09, Oct, 2022 @1:00 PM

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‘Girlboss’ used to suggest a kind of role model. How did it become a sexist putdown? | Martha Gill
Even feminists seem to expect women who succeed in a man’s world to be caring too

Martha Gill

21, Aug, 2022 @7:30 AM

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Tinder chief leaves dating app after less than a year
News of Renate Nyborg’s exit came as Match Group reported results that missed Wall Street expectations

Mark Sweney

03, Aug, 2022 @11:20 AM

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UK contingency plan to shut gas pipelines to Europe would be madness
As European operators know, gas pipelines that flow in either direction according to need is firmly in UK interests

Nils Pratley

29, Jun, 2022 @5:58 PM

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Vin Murria’s bid for M&C Saatchi is her most daring yet
‘Fearless’ female tech tycoon is at war with Mad Men in a rollercoaster takeover battle for UK-based advertising agency

Mark Sweney and Rupert Neate

19, Jun, 2022 @3:00 PM

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Smaller FTSE firms still failing on boardroom diversity
Nearly half of small companies outside the FTSE 350 have under a third of board roles occupied by women, with three-quarters entirely white

Julia Kollewe

12, Jun, 2022 @10:53 AM

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EU agrees ‘landmark’ 40% quota for women on corporate boards
Binding targets for boardroom gender equality come 10 years after proposals first made

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

07, Jun, 2022 @9:21 PM

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Aviva CEO tells of shock at sexist remarks from shareholders at AGM
Amanda Blanc tells Guardian incident may prompt rethink on how boards interact with investors

Julia Kollewe

18, May, 2022 @4:22 PM

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Five out of six top jobs at FTSE water firms to be held by women
Louise Beardmore appointed chief executive at United Utilities, joining female chairs and CEOs of Pennon and Severn Trent

Joanna Partridge

27, Apr, 2022 @4:48 PM

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