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Women on boards: executive search firms signed up to the code of conduct

A list of executive search firms signed up to the voluntary code of conduct to address gender diversity on corporate boards.



The revised Code has been signed up to by around 40 search firms, who collectively account for the vast majority of the board work in the UK. All have committed to following the Code’s provisions in their board and senior executive search processes, irrespective of sector, company and organisation, and to ensuring that the 11 provisions of the Code are embedded in their day to day practices.

Read the guidance on how to sign up.

View the standard code of conduct and the enhanced code of conduct.

To sign up to the code contact:

Published 28 July 2015
Last updated 15 November 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated list of companies signed up to the Code.

  2. First published.