The rate at which women were appointed to the boards of Iseq 20 companies plummeted last year. Photograph: iStock

The rate at which women are being recruited to the boards of Ireland’s largest listed companies has dropped sharply, with the Republic losing its posi(...)

Brid Horan, who co-chairs Balance for Better Business: Progress at top Iseq companies shows that ‘monitoring does matter’. Photograph: Leah Farrell/

Representation of women on the boards of Ireland’s 20 biggest publicly quoted companies has reached 30 per cent, up from just 18 per cent less than th(...)