Increase the pace of gender diversity in the boardroom
The Thirty Percent Coalition is a unique and groundbreaking national organization of over 70 members committed to the goal of women holding 30% of board seats across public companies.
Founded in late 2011, the Coalition includes senior business executives, national women's organizations, institutional investors, corporate governance experts and board members for the first time working together to drive the pace of change.
The Coalition's work is on the demand side of board diversity – influencing corporations to strengthen their efforts to increase the number of women on their boards. There is no other organization of this kind in the United States.
Opening the boardroom door to more women:
Employing demand side strategies that fit in the U.S.
In order to accelerate the glacial rate of progress in diversifying corporate boards, it is essential to forge a public-private collaboration that addresses the demand side of the board nomination process. [Read more]