30% Club and 2020 Women on Boards: ‘Refreshing the Board’

logo-4The 30% Club is a group of business leaders committed to achieving better gender balance at all levels of organisations, because we believe this will make businesses and boards more effective. We are taking voluntary steps towards the goal of 30% women on boards by 2015 and believe strongly that business-led change is the right way forward.


Event Details
18 March, 2015
Bloomberg LP
731 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10022

Building the right board has never been more critical. In an era of increased complexity, competition and uncertainty, the responsibilities of boards are broader and the challenges are greater. Join us for a conversation on refreshing the board to ensure it is prepared to meet these challenges.

Catherine Bromilow, Partner for PwC’s Center for Board Governance
Catherine helps boards and audit committees apply leading practices and understand the impact of emerging regulations on their activities. She has worked extensively with boards and directors from a number of countries including the Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Chile, the Dominican Republic, Israel, Mexico, South Africa, the United States, and Venezuela.

Eve Ellis, Financial Advisor, Matterhorn Group, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Eve Ellis, partner in The Matterhorn Group of Morgan Stanley, a full-service wealth advisory group for individuals and institutions, is a portfolio manager of The Parity Portfolio, a gender lens discretionary portfolio, providing investors with opportunities to seek financial and social returns. The Parity Portfolio has been featured in DealBook in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, as well as in articles in the Huffington Post, The Globe & Mail, and Zeit Online.

Robert J. Kueppers, Senior Partner for Global Regulatory and Corporate Governance, Deloitte LLP
Robert J. Kueppers is a Senior Partner for Global Regulatory and Corporate Governance. In his regulatory role, Mr. Kueppers represents the U.S. member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited on global regulatory, public policy and accounting profession matters. He also serves major clients of the firm in an advisory capacity and has 39 years of professional experience. Mr. Kueppers previously served as Deputy CEO of Deloitte LLP and was responsible for regulatory and professional matters in the United States.

Rusty O’Kelley, Managing Director, Russell Reynolds Associates
Rusty O’Kelley is a member of Russell Reynolds Associates’ CEO and Board Services Practice and leads the firm’s Board Effectiveness Practice. Other areas of expertise include CEO succession planning, board and CEO search. Based in New York, he has a significant experience in the financial services, healthcare and retail industries.

Susan Stautberg, Co-Founder, Global Co-Chair, & CEO, WomenCorporateDirectors
Susan Stautberg is Co-Founder, Global Co-Chair, and CEO of WomenCorporateDirectors, the only global membership organization and community of women corporate directors. WCD has over 3,500 members serving on over 6,500 Corporate Boards in 66 chapters around the world. Ms. Stautberg serves as President of PartnerCom Corporation, which assembles and manages Advisory Boards globally for businesses, governments, and non-profits.

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