#BalanceforBetter influencer statement

Which leaders actively #BalanceforBetter?

Around the world, executive leaders take concrete action within their sphere of influence to actively help build a more gender-balanced world.

We're shining a light on these champions who acknowledge their responsibility in actively helping forge a #BalanceforBetter.


IWD 2019 Influencer Statements

Executive leaders around the world are committed to building a more gender-balanced world and helping to forge a #BalanceforBetter.

Talent knows no barriers

François Locoh-Donou, President & CEO, F5

Talent knows no barriers

A foundational commitment

Darius Adamczy, Chairman & CEO, Honeywell

A foundational commitment

Rooted in our mission

Omar Ishrak, Chairman and CEO, Medtronic

Rooted in our mission

Embrace the challenge

Rose Clark, CFO UK & Ireland, Arcadis

Embrace the challenge

Pioneer human progress

Jean-Sébastien Jacques, CEO, Rio Tinto

Pioneer human progress

Building a gender-balanced world

Michael S. Burke, Chairman & CEO, AECOM

Building a gender-balanced world

We are better together

Wendy Lewis, VP & Chief Diversity Officer, McDonald’s

We are better together


Across industry, leaders step forward

We must challenge bias

Managing Dir (UK&I), BASF

We must challenge bias

We value and promote diversity

Chairman, Coast to Capital

We value and promote diversity

Reflecting the community

Senior Director, BlackBerry

Reflecting the community

Accelerating diversity & inclusion

President & CEO, NTT DATA

Accelerating diversity & inclusion

LEAD Network Europe

Executive Director, LEAD

LEAD Network Europe

Building our future

President & CEO, Sony

Building our future

Committed to doing our part

Senior VP, EMD Serono

Committed to doing our part

Change is inevitable

President & CEO, Mercer Intl.

Change is inevitable

Increase leadership pathways

General Mgr, Aurec Group

Increase leadership pathways

We’re campaigning for balance

Chair, Inst. Mgrs & Leaders

We’re campaigning for balance

Get vocal about gender equality

VP, SecureKey Technologies

Get vocal about gender equality


Many influencers who #BalanceforBetter support Catalyst

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