More women in finance isn’t enough, we need female CFOs

Despite some progress, there remains much to be done to achieve more women on company boards as finance directors

The role of the board in taming the CEO

Elon Musk’s social media spat with the law plays out like a Shakespearean drama, but there’s more at stake than the rant of a corporate prince

Do we need gender quotas for the boardroom of the future?

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Here two experts on gender equality go head-to-head on the question of boardroom gender quotas. Are gender quotas a good thing for businesses or will they just result in more cases of positive discrimination? And how long will it be before we reach a level gender playing field in the UK?

Women are good for business

Research shows overwhelmingly that able women on boards boost company performance, as Niki Chesworth discovers