Gender diversity in the corporate world remains a pipe dream. At present, women occupy only 17 per cent of India Inc’s board seats. Globally, around 20 per cent directorships at listed companies were held by women. Asian and emerging markets are below the global average, while Europe and North America fare well. France and Italy have over 40 per cent women directorships.
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First Published: Sun, March 08 2020. 00:15 IST