Balanced boards

The Female FTSE Awards are a partnership with Business in the Community and Cranfield School of Management and are based on the findings of the annual Cranfield Female FTSE 100 Index which was last published in March 2016.The FTSE Executive Women Award is given to the UK FTSE 100 business that employs the most female executives.   
Chair of Women on Boards UK Ltd, Rowena Ironside examines our patriarchal society and dispels some of the myths surrounding meritocracy.