Welcome to Global Board Ready Women. This movement started by the European Business Schools/Women on Board Taskforce has grown to become a global initiative including leading business schools & professional organisations from around the world (www.non-execs.com/media/214590/GBRWGroupslistamendedFEB2014.pdf) in an effort to identify & promote Senior Women Executives & Professionals who meet the strict criteria, to create global & diverse corporate governance for the 21st Century.
This group will provide executive search firms & those making board appointments with a list of suitable board-qualified women for companies in Europe & the world. Women in the group will ensure that their profiles are kept current & companies/recruiters can easily search & identify those whose experience most closely match their requirements & contact them directly. We will also be posting best practices & engaging in appropriate group discussions.
Before requesting to join, please review the following criteria:
All women on the list should have at least 5 years’ experience in 1 or more of the following:
•Chair &/or NED of listed/private corporations
•CEO/COO/CFO/C-suite exec/director level in listed/private corporations
•Family member & controlling shareholder of large family company boards
•Director of government agencies
•Director of non-profit orgs
•Institutional investment community senior professional
•Professional firms senior partner serving boards & their committees as clients
•Leading Academics with suitable relevant experience