Policy and Regulation

Can EU ‘women on boards’ directive bring unified progress to a patchwork area?

The directive will introduce EU-wide quotas for board-level gender balance, but does not include targets for executive management.

After a decade of stalled progress, the EU has reached a political agreement to improve gender diversity on corporate boards across publicly listed companies.

Under the ‘Women on Boards’ Directive, at least ...

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