Gender diversity an election battleground

10 Mar 2015

Question marks are resurfacing over the rate of movement on pay disparity, equal economic participation and entrepreneurial opportunities for women.

As the May election looms, Webnewswire looks at the challenges of redressing the balance, while Isabel Fernandez-Mateo, Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at London Business School, highlights the importance of transparency and the role big data can play in cracking the question.

Fernandez-Mateo recently commented on the role of technology and business model innovation in balancing the boardroom, including the emergence of ‘Big Data’ measurement.

While such tangible tracking could prove revolutionary in helping women into lower-end employment, she believes benefits at a higher level may not be as instant.