IA singles out FTSE 350 companies with poor gender diversity on boards

Letters to 35 companies

Natalie Kenway
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BP is one of the companies singled out by the IA for poor gender diversity
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BP is one of the companies singled out by the IA for poor gender diversity

The Investment Association has written to 35 FTSE-350 companies asking them to explain their poor female representation at leadership level, as investors urge groups to move towards targets set out in the Hampton-Alexander Review.

FTSE 100 companies with all-male executive committees, such as BP and Smurfit Kappa Group, and companies whose combined executive committees and direct reports have low proportions of women, such as Persimmon...

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