In the last five years the number of women in senior level management positions at large commercial banks increased slightly, but there’s still a long way to go.
According to the Women at the Top Study released Wednesday, women hold 91 out of 523, or 17.4%, of positions at the top 50 banks in the nation, and only eight women hold C-level positions (three are chief operating officers, four are chief financial officers and one is a chief administrative officer). This is an improvement from the 2005 study that found women held just 12.6% of executive level positions, a gain of 4.8% in the last five years. The top 50 banks are those with total assets of over $1 billion. The banks in the study ranged in size from $12.2 billion to $1.7 trillion in assets.
Register or login for access to this item and much more
All On Wall Street content is archived after seven days.
Community members receive:
- All recent and archived articles
- Conference offers and updates
- A full menu of enewsletter options
- Web seminars, white papers, ebooks
Already have an account? Log In
Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access