1. Hedge Fund Targets Companies' Weakness: The Gender Gap

    Hedge Fund Targets Companies' Weakness: The Gender Gap

    To her, the episode amply illustrated how a lack of gender diversity could contribute to deficient corporate governance , like a distracted chief executive ...

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    1. The board's chumminess and insularity were impediments to making those difficult, but necessary, decisions.
    2. Weak governance practices, including a lack of diversity, coincides frequently with poor valuations.
    3. Having worked with Dianne for almost seven years, it is not surprising to me that she would start an activist hedge fund focused on improving gender diversity.
    4. We believe diversity at every level of the company is critical to Boingo's success.
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