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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 the search firms listed in this attachment. They 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 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 13 April 2022 + show all updates
  1. Advised Consulting Group added as a new signatory

  2. Contact email address changed to 2 Executive Search Firms added to list of Signatories to the Voluntary Code of Conduct.

  3. Latest signatories added to list.

  4. List of signatories updated. As of February 2021, 66 search firms have signed up to the code.

  5. Updated list of companies signed up to the Code.

  6. First published.