On the board’s agenda
Governance in a multidimensional environment
As organizations expand their operations, many do so by creating or acquiring legal entities to operate in new markets or different jurisdictions, to protect the parent organization against certain risks, and to facilitate the way it manages its local and global operations.
Women in the boardroom
A global perspective
The representation of women on corporate boards continues to increase, but the number of women leading boards still remains low globally. Overall, women now hold 12 percent of seats worldwide with only 4 percent chairing boards. The report outlines the efforts of 49 countries to increase the number of women occupying board seats.