Belfast Telegraph

Friday 26 December 2014

Money key for women on corporate ladder

Women with a financial qualification or substantial financial acumen are more likely to get on to the boards of FTSE companies, says research by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and the Economic and Social Research Council.

A report showed that 45% of female executive directors are financially qualified and 65% have a financial background; 26% of male colleagues are qualified, 44% have a financial background.

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