Catalyst In the News

  • This article is about the US chapter of the UK 30% Club, a group which seeks to increase the proportion of women board directors to at least 30% by 2015. Catalyst’s report The Bottom Line: Corporate Performance and Women’s Representation on Boards is cited. 

    The Financial Times, by Jennifer Bissell

  • This press release, which announces Peter Voser, Chief Executive Officer, Royal Dutch Shell plc's appointment to IBM’s board, mentions his connection to Catalyst.  

    Market Watch, by Market Watch

  • This piece explores how Indian women have to work much harder to achieve a place in the boardroom. Shachi Irde, Executive Director of Catalyst India, is quoted.

    Economic Times, by Lijee Philip, Rica Bhattacharyya & Kala Vijayraghavan

  • In this article, Alex Johnston, Executive Director of Catalyst Canada, offers ideas on how to improve Toronto for its citizens and companies.

    The Star, by Anthony Haines

  • This article highlights Helena Morrissey, CEO of London-based investment firm, and mentions Catalyst Canada and the Catalyst Accord.

    The Globe and Mail, by Janet McFarland

  • According to this piece, companies that create products for women are still disproportionately led by males. The article includes Catalyst’s U.S. Women in Business pyramid and quotes Deborah Gillis, President and CEO of Catalyst.

    The Huffington Post, by Jill Berman

  • Brande Stellings, Vice President of Corporate Board Services, Catalyst, is mentioned in this article for her participation in the Spotlight on Women discussion panel.

    Cleveland Plain Dealer, by Janet H. Cho

  • This piece focuses on paternity leave and quotes Anthony Mitchell, Senior Membership Manager, Catalyst.

    Washington Post, by Brigid Schulte

  • This article reflects on the recent Fortune piece, “Women CEOs in the Fortune 1000: By the Numbers,” citing Catalyst’s 2013 Fortune Census and Bottom Line: Corporate Performance and Women's Representation on Boards. It also quotes Ilene Lang, Former President and Chief Executive Officer of...

    TriplePundit, by Andrea Newell

  • This blog piece describes Kathy Matsui’s challenges of myths about the causes of women’s underrepresentation in Japanese workplaces. Matsui cites Catalyst’s The Bottom Line: Corporate Performance and Women’s Representation on Boards (2004–2008). 

    The Wall Street Journal, by YOKO SUDO