Women Matter Africa

Posted on August 1, 2016 ยท Posted in Insights

The “Women Matter Africa” report, authored by McKinsey & Co., studied women in leadership roles in African organizations. The report presents the case for gender diversity in leadership in Africa having gathered information from 14 countries in which McKinsey & Co. offices are located on the continent. The report found that the earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) margin of those companies with at least a quarter share of women on their boards was on average 20 percent higher than the industry average.

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