Just 13 women lead world’s 500 biggest companies. And no women of colour

For the first time in six years, no women of colour CEOs are on this year’s Global 500 list. The list calculates the world’s largest 500 companies by revenue.

This year’s companies employ a total of 69.9 million people worldwide across 32 countries. Out of the 500 companies that made the cut, just 13 companies have female CEOs — with eight of those based in the United States.

Source: Just 13 women lead world’s 500 biggest companies. And no women of colour

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