There has only been an increase of 2 per cent of female MPs.
“The lag in the FTSE 350 is valid and should be highlighted.”
The median pay for chief executives of FTSE 100 companies has fallen by almost 20 per cent over the past year, according to accountancy firm Deloitte.
The UK’s top bosses will have made more money by midweek than the average UK worker will earn all year, the High Pay Centre think tank has said.
The bosses of Britain’s largest public companies have earned an average of £5.5m last year, says a recent report by the High Pay Centre.
A new review based on women in senior leadership has been unveiled by the government today, revealing that the proportion of board appointments in the UK going to women has slumped to its lowest level in five years.