Board Diversity

It makes business sense for corporate boards to reflect their customers, clients, and employee base. Yet only 22.5% of board seats in the Fortune 500 are held by women, and only 4.6% are held by women of color. Explore our resources and programs for increasing board diversity and becoming a board director here.

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Board Diversity

Women on Corporate Boards: Quick Take

Get the facts on the benefits of gender-balanced boards and find resources to help diversify your board.

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Report: Women in Leadership at S&P/ TSX Companies

Canada’s largest companies are leading the pack to accelerate progress for women.

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Rapport : Les femmes occupant des postes de haute direction au sein des entreprises du S&P/ TSX

Les plus grandes entreprises canadiennes sont en tête de ligne quant à l’accélération du progrès des femmes

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Un rapport de Catalyst et du Club des 30 % du Canada illustre les progrès réalisés par les femmes au sein des conseils d’administration et des équipes de haute direction des plus grandes entreprises canadiennes

Toronto (Ontario) –Un nouveau rapport de Catalyst et du Club des 30 % du Canada, « Les femmes occupant des postes de…

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Report from Catalyst and the 30% Club Canada Shows Progress for Women on Boards and Executive Teams at Canada’s Largest Companies

Toronto, ON – A new report from Catalyst and the 30% Club Canada, Women in Leadership at S&P/TSX Companies, reveals…

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Too Few Women of Color on Boards: Statistics and Solutions

Despite changing demographics, corporate boards are still appointing directors who look like the old directors.

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Socioeconomic Board Diversity: Trend Brief

Having women on board is a start. But socioeconomic board diversity means also representing the interests of non-executive employees. Read…

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Deloitte’s Center for Board Effectiveness and the Alliance for Board Diversity Unveil New Industry Data from the Missing Pieces Report

Deloitte’s Center for Board Effectiveness and the Alliance for Board Diversity's multi-year report highlights insights on board diversity.

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Report: Missing Pieces Report: Industry View

The Missing Pieces Report: The 2018 Board Diversity Census of Women and Minorities on Fortune 500 Boards (Missing Pieces Report),…

Top Resources

Pyramid: Women in S&P 500 Companies

Catalyst's famous pyramid depicts how the number of women in leadership positions shrinks as they climb the corporate ladder. Read…

Top Resources

8 Most Popular Blog Posts of 2019

Catch up over the holidays with our recommendations for podcasts on inclusive leadership, books about women leaders, and more. Read…

Canada

Six éminents chefs d’entreprise se joignent au conseil consultatif de Catalyst Canada

Les nouveaux membres se joignent à un groupe distingué.

Canada

Six Prominent Corporate Leaders Join the Catalyst Advisory Board in Canada

“Together with our other Advisory Board members, this group is the most influential of its kind in this country,” says…

Catalyst rendra hommage à Thomas O’Neill à l’occasion du dîner du 10e anniversaire des Prix honorifiques de Catalyst Canada

« Tom est un véritable pionnier », affirme Tanya van Biesen, directrice générale, Catalyst Canada.

Canada

Catalyst to Honour Thomas O’Neill at 10th Anniversary Catalyst Canada Honours Dinner

“When it comes to advancing women in business, Tom is a true trailblazer,” says Tanya van Biesen, Canada, Catalyst. Read…

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Catalyst Welcomes New Board Chair Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson and Historic Number of Women to Board of Directors

Catalyst welcomes Lockheed Martin Chairman, President and CEO Marillyn Hewson as its new Board Chair and others.

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Infographique: Accord Catalyst 2022

Les signataires de Catalyst Accord obtiennent des résultats mesurables dans leurs organisations.

Canada

Catalyst Accord 2022 Companies Outperform TSX-Listed Companies in Advancing Women Into Leadership

Toronto, ON, June 10, 2019—Catalyst announced today that signatories of the Catalyst Accord 2022—companies pledging to increase the overall proportion…

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Accès des femmes à la haute direction des entreprises : les organisations signataires de l’Accord Catalyst 2022 surpassent les sociétés inscrites à la Bourse de Toronto

Les signataires de l’Accord Catalyst 2022 surpassent largement dans l’ensemble leurs pairs du milieu canadien des affaires.

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Infographic: Catalyst Accord 2022—What Gets Measured Gets Done

Catalyst Accord signatories are seeing measurable results at their organizations.