Last month CtW Investment Group urged Fresenius Medical Care AG to add diverse directors to its board. The group determined the German company lacked diversity by studying photos of directors and reviewing their backgrounds online to determine their race....
We would like to see the makeup of all directors.
If the individuals were to self-identify in a table somewhere, then we wouldn't have to go through this song and dance.
Gender diversity is a good first step, but we can't stop there.
Rather than using the heavy hand of government to force quotas, Senator Brian Jones believes consumers in the marketplace and shareholders in the boardroom are a better approach.
- Board of directors
- General Counsel
- Institutional Shareholder Services
- National Association of Corporate Directors
- State Street
- L Brands
- Bed Bath & Beyond
- Mary Winston
- Edison International
- human rights
- proxy statements