International Women’s Day 2022: Boards need to drop the gender bias

9 Mar 2022
By Olivia Harrison
LG The West Australian

"Laura Grierson, director of mining and metals-focused executive search firm Acacia, has had more discussions with females looking to step into an MD or CEO role in the past year than she has in the entirety of her career."

Our Director, Laura Grierson's insights were shared in The West Australian's recent issue.

Despite the number of females stepping into these roles increasing, they still constituted just 6% of MD/CEO ASX appointments in the mining and metals sector from July-December last year. As ESG and sustainability continue to be a key focus for companies, we are optimistic that this representation will continue to improve.

Read the full article online here. 

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