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From Accenture to WeWork: Examining board diversity in ESG data

August 25, 2020

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ESG data echoes actual gender diversity on boards.  This brief compares top companies for diversity with another group that has all-male boards. The data shows that companies with higher female representation perform better in the category Engagement, Diversity, and Inclusion, as defined by the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB).

  • The brief examines the international regulatory landscape for board diversity, and presents a selection of key Spotlight Events related to diversity since May 2020
  • Deep dives on the data for Accenture and WeWork
  • A look at the importance of diversity for companies aiming for an IPO
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Electric Utilities

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Employee engagement diversity and inclusion