Dear Financial Services CEO: Where are the Women?


 by Kathleen McQuiggan, Senior VP, Global Women’s Strategies, Pax World and Managing Director, Pax Ellevate Management, LLC

For an industry that prides itself on mastering risk management, finding value and uncovering arbitrage opportunities, I think the financial services sector is falling flat. Why? Because most firms are overlooking one of the biggest investment opportunities ever: women.

Look at That Face

By: Joan Marsh

Presidential politics took an odd turn a few weeks ago when one candidate summarized the prospects for Ms. Fiorina's presidential ambitions in four words: "Look at that face." My immediate reaction couldn't for the most part be printed in these pages, but the comment stuck with me. The equally ugly comments last week against ESPN’s Jessica Mendoza, who had the audacity to call a major league baseball game, prompted me to consider both attacks, in all their blunt honesty, at greater length.

From the Frontline to the Boardroom: Building Great Women Leaders

By: Debbie Storey

The Global Conference on Women in the Boardroom, hosted by the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, was recently held in Washington, D.C. The event brings together leaders – from business, government, academia – who champion boardroom diversity, to review gender diversity progress in the U.S. and internationally, and to make constructive recommendations for further progress.

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