Female Board Index

The Dutch Female Board Index is an annual publication gives an overview of the presence of women in the executive board and supervisory board(together: 'the Board') of Dutch listed companies. This is a publication of prof. dr. Mijntje Lückerath of TIAS School for Business and Society/Tilburg University.

  • September 7, 2015
    Mijntje Lückerath
    Ask Justice Minister Ard van der Steur about the target figure for women. It was his ministry that drafted the law.
  • September 3, 2015
    Mijntje Lückerath
    The 2015 Female Board Index shows that 1 in 5 supervisory directors is a woman
  • September 4, 2014
    Mijntje Lückerath

    1 out of every 3 new non-executive board is a woman, according to the Female Board Index 2014.

  • September 5, 2013
    Mijntje Lückerath
    The number of female supervisory board members has risen dramatically: four Dutch stock listed companies already satisfy the EU quota.
  • September 21, 2012
    Mijntje Lückerath

    'The Dutch Female Board Index 2012' reveals that of 60 newly appointed supervisory board members in stock listed companies, only 14 were women (23.3%).

  • August 31, 2011
    Mijntje Lückerath
    The Female Board Index 2011 provides an overview of women representation on the management and supervisory boards of 97 Dutch NVs (public companies).
  • August 31, 2010
    Mijntje Lückerath
    The annual Female Board Index does not reveal any increase in the number of stock listed companies with women at the top; the number continues to stagnate at 39 out of 99 companies. 
  • August 31, 2009
    Mijntje Lückerath
    The Dutch ‘Female Board Index 2009’ provides for the third year an overview of female representation on the Executive Boards and Supervisory Boards of 107 Dutch NV companies listed on Euronext Amsterdam.