Are Companies Run by Female CEOs Better Investments?
Don’t hold your breath. Women have been fighting this battle since the beginning of time. Though things have gotten better, they still have a long way to go.
Representation in the executive suite is still paltry, considering how well women do when given the opportunity. There are still too few females running the show.
One investment entity betting on those women that are running the show is Naissance Capital’s recently formed Women’s Leadership Fund. The bet is that women in charge will deliver superior returns in the long run.
What an intriguing concept. Can it really be that those companies having made the leap of faith to put women in control perform that much better than male dominated competitors?
We only have a small sample size to see. Certainly the race will be intriguing, not to mention the stakes being high.
Here are six companies with women CEOs that are worth watching.
- Poll of the Day