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Big increase in women in energy firm boardrooms

1 month ago   |   By Energy Voice

New figures show a large jump in the number of women in boardroom roles in the UK energy sector.
But they also reveal more than one-third of firms still have all-male boards and in excess of two-thirds have no women at all in executive director roles.
Industry body POWERful Women , which in 2015 teamed up with professional services firm PwC to start tracking women's presence in energy company boardrooms, says faster progress is needed towards its target of 40% of middle management and 30% of executive board positions to be female by 2030.
PfW chairwoman Ruth Cairnie said: “There is a long...
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