Gary Kennedy

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Dr Catherine Day, chairwoman of the Citizens’ Assembly, says there is a feeling from the assembly  that gender equality is going backwards, not forwards. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The #MeToo and Waking the Feminists movements demonstrate how far women are from achieving gender equality, Dr Catherine Day has said. Dr Day, chairw(...)

Bríd Horan, Nephin Energy chairwoman and co-chair of Balance for Better Business, speaks at the group’s event in December 2019

The Republic is now ranked 15th in the EU for the representation of women on the boards of publicly quoted companies, up from 17th, according to an up(...)

John Moloney at a Greencore meeting last year. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Current DCC chairman John Moloney will retire from the board of convenience food group Greencore at the end of January. In a stock market update, th(...)

The 20 largest companies trading on the Euronext Dublin (formerly the Irish Stock Exchange) have met an interim target to have at least 25 per cent female directors on their boards by the end of 2019

Some “heartening” advances, but still a “serious gender imbalance” at the top level of business in Ireland. That was the mixed verdict of the Governme(...)

The Balance for Better Business group has called on the 20 largest companies trading on the Euronext Dublin exchange to have at least 33 per cent women directors by the end of 2023

There is much pertinent data about the maleness of Irish business in the second report published by the Government-commissioned Balance for Better Bus(...)

Balance for Better Business co-chairs Brid Horan and Gary Kennedy. Photograph: Leah Farrell/RollingNews.ie

A “serious gender imbalance” persists at the top level of businesses in Ireland, with 13 companies trading on the Euronext Dublin retaining all-male b(...)

Coral Movasseli, managing director of Girls in Tech’s Irish arm.

It is rare that you find an organisation that is hoping, one day, to put itself out of existence. But that is what Girls in Tech is hoping to do. “T(...)

Green Reit co-founders Stephen Vernon and Pat Gunne at the listing of the plc on the Irish Stock Exchange in 2013. Photograph: Eric Luke

Irish property group Green Real Estate Investment Trust (Reit) is likely to seek High Court approval for a €1.34 billion sale next month after shareho(...)

Irish Plcs have emerged at the bottom of the pile across a selection of European countries in appointing women to their boards. Photograph: Getty Images

Irish public limited companies have emerged at the bottom of the pile across a selection of European countries in appointing women to their boards, ac(...)

Paschal Donohoe will pay a full Christmas social welfare bonus this year in the forthcoming no-deal Brexit budget, the Sunday Times states.

Almost two-thirds of voters have said they would be willing to forgo budget tax cuts at a time of rising fears over the economic cost of a no-deal Bre(...)

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