“In the future, there will be no female leaders. There will just be leaders.” ~ Sheryl Sandberg, Lean In
The 30% Club: Carving Opportunity for Female Professionals Around the World
In 2010, Helena Morrissey, CEO of Newton Investment Management decided it was time to address the gender imbalance in the boardroom. Realizing that there was a significant lack of female representation in boardrooms throughout the UK, she founded the 30% Club, an organization set on seeing women make up at least 30% of seats on FTSE-100 boards by 2019.