the amount by which Goldman Sachs estimates that closing the gender gap would boost NZ’s GDP
the proportion of Bachelor’s degree graduates that are women (Statistics New Zealand: 2013 census). Yet only 19% of senior executives are women (NZX).
the proportion of members that are female on boards of New Zealand's listed companies.
Global Women Breakthrough Leaders Programme helps to develop a pipeline of female New Zealand leaders. These women are now leaders that have and are leading change.
"Getting the gender balance better and moving forward so there is a greater representation on boards is just the first frontier of diversity,"Mighty River Power Chair and Global Women member Joan Withers