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The 2019 NAFE Top 70 Companies for Executive Women

Now in its 21st year, this list captures women’s progress moving into senior leadership roles. The winning organizations have high female representation in key management positions, and programs and policies that help women reach the top. The NAFE Top 10 Companies for 2019 are Eli Lilly and Company, Ernst & Young LLP, FleishmanHillard, IBM, JLL, …
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The 2018 NAFE Top 70 Companies for Executive Women

A. T. Kearney, Abbott and Accenture are the best companies for executive women, according to a list compiled by the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE). The annual Top Companies list this year highlights a record number of employers. A division of Working Mother Media, NAFE expanded the 2018 rankings from 60 to 70 in …
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La Sucesión del Primer Ejecutivo en la Empresa Familiar

There is also a new report prepared by the IESE Chair of Family Business in conjunction with KPMG and Russell Reynolds Associates that analyzes the importance family businesses attach to CEO succession planning. The study proposes a number of recommendations to identify potential candidates to take over the CEO role when the time comes. To …
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The 2017 NAFE Top Companies for Executive Women

Johnson & Johnson, L’Oréal USA and KPMG are among the best companies for executive women, according to a  list compiled by the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE). Among the NAFE top 60, 12 percent have female ceo’s, compared with 5 percent on the S&P 500. Women comprise 29 percent of the board of director …
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Spanish CEO Pablo Isla is World’s Third Best-Performing CEO

Spanish clothing retailer Inditex’s president Pablo Isla occupies third place in Harvard Business Review’s list of the top CEOs worldwide. The CEO of Danish pharmaceutical NovoNordisk, Lars Rieben Soerensen, led the ranking, followed by John Chambers, of Cisco Systems, in second position. The Spaniards Florentino Pérez, president of Grupo ACS, and Iñigo Meirás, of Ferrovial, placed 13th and 51st respectively. …
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Spanish CEO Pablo Isla is World’s Third Best-Performing CEO

Spanish clothing retailer Inditex’s president Pablo Isla occupies third place in Harvard Business Review’s list of the top CEOs worldwide. The CEO of Danish pharmaceutical NovoNordisk, Lars Rieben Soerensen, led the ranking, followed by John Chambers, of Cisco Systems, in second position. The Spaniards Florentino Pérez, president of Grupo ACS, and Iñigo Meirás, of Ferrovial, placed 13th and 51st respectively. …
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The 2015 NAFE Top 50 Companies for Executive Women

Cisco, PwC and IBM are among the best companies for executive women, according to a  list compiled by the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE).  Compared with last year’s list, findings for the 2015 NAFE Top 50 Companies reveal that: The percentage of women who hold board seats at the 2015 NAFE Top Companies grew to 29 percent from …
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Women and Men in Leadership Positions in the EU 2013

The European Commission has just published the report “Women and Men in Leadership Positions in the European Union 2013.” The study looks at the number of women in leadership positions in the EU. Overall, women account for 16.6% of board members in the largest publicly listed companies in the EU. The highest levels of female …
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PwC’s 16th Annual Global CEO Survey

PricewaterhouseCoopers International has just published its 16th Annual Global CEO Survey, titled “Declining with disruption. Adapting to survive and thrive.” According to the study only 36% of CEOs worldwide are ‘very confident’ of their company’s growth prospects in the next 12 months. That’s down from 40% who were ‘very confident’ of short term growth last …
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The Best-Performing CEOs in the World

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is the world’s number one living CEO, with only the late Steve Jobs holding a better record among the ten Best Performing CEOs in the World, published in the January-February 2013 edition of Harvard Business Review (HBR). Samsung Electronics’ Yun Jon Yong ranks in third position. The highest-ranked woman on the list is HP …
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