Excellent news: For the first time ever, more than half of Singapore-listed companies have at least one woman director on its board.
Less good news: Almost half of Singapore-listed companies do not have a single woman director on the board.
Clearly, things are going in the right direction, and Singapore is ahead of some markets - but it's a sad state of affairs that we still consider this to be good news!
For women interested in Board roles, this article may also be worth a read - case studies of women who have successfully made the Boardroom.
If you are looking to join a board - or are looking to relocate to Singapore - be sure to reference it in the "Aspirations" section of your GatedTalent profile!
FOR the first time, the majority of Singapore-listed companies have at least one woman director on its board, but the overall participation of women in corporate boards remains short of a looming 20 per cent target, according to latest data from the Diversity Action Committee (DAC).