A statistic was posted on twitter the other day stating that 62% of Canada’s P&C industry’s workforce was female in 2012 (thanks to @xuber for the post).
And of this figure 36% of what is classed in the survey as senior/executive were women. Interesting post – and much higher numbers than I would have thought.
With Inga Beale taking up the helm at Lloyd’s of London, I thought it might be time to gather some other stats on women in this global market.
It is a US study, but does not break down by geography where the sample was taken from – I’m assuming the US. It is based on 100 companies – 91 publicly traded and 9 mutual companies. Continue reading