Only 29% of senior roles in South Africa are filled by women – how do we get to 50%?

Earlier this year the Grant Thornton ‘Women in business: beyond policy to progress’ report revealed that only 29% of senior roles in South Africa are now filled by women. While this is a small improvement on previous findings, it’s important to note that 20% of local businesses still have no women at all in senior positions.

What will it take to get to 50%? How can we as women tackle this disparity and drive change in South Africa?

We asked some of South Africa’s most inspiring female leaders to share their thoughts, and their insider tips, with us.

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