AWIS provides a unique national platform where essential research meets advocacy, innovation and practice in supporting the advancement of women in STEM.
AWIS research shows that lack of gender and racial diversity in company leadership can have implications for long-term success. Biotechnology companies have led the way in the initial public offering (IPO) market for the past five years. Only 21 of the 269 IPOs issued were led by female CEOs. Of those, five are women of color.
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