The share of women on boards in Switzerland is growing, but there is still room for improvement, reports the Neue Zürcher Zeitung. Egon Zehnder’s Simone Stebler acknowledges that it is harder for manufacturers to find female board members, but insists that there are enough qualified women out there to fill the vacant positions. According to Stebler, manufacturers may just need to broaden their search for talent by looking outside their branch.
Full story: Natalie Gratwohl: Es kommt Bewegung in die Chefetagen (“Things Are Changing in the C-Suite“) in the Neue Zürcher Zeitung (7 March 2017).
See also: Martin Gollmer: Geschlechtervielfalt noch eine Worthülse („Gender diversity still empty words“) in Finanz und Wirtschaft (9 March 2017).