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European Banks Promising More Diversity Appoint Only Male CEOs

  • All chief executives at top lenders appointed since 2020 male
  • More action needed to share leadership roles, DBRS says
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Europe’s biggest banks are falling behind on their promises to promote more women, at least when measured by the very top jobs. 

In the past two years not a single female chief executive officer has been appointed by one of Europe’s top 30 banks, despite almost half of the CEOs in that group being replaced in the same time frame, data collated by Bloomberg show.