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June 18, 2012

Thailand Tops in Having highest percentage of women in Senior Management


Global average: 20% of Women in Senior Management

Research from the 2011 Grant Thornton International Business Report (IBR) reveals that women currently hold 20% of senior management positions globally, down from 24% in 2009, and up just 1% from 2004. In its quarterly survey of privately held businesses (PHBs) Grant Thornton also found that the percentage of PHBs that have no women in their senior management has risen to 38% compared to 35% in 2009.

Across the world, Thailand boasts the greatest percentage of women in senior management (45%), followed by Georgia (40%), Russia (36%), Hong Kong and the Philippines (both 35%). The countries with the lowest percentages are India, the United Arab Emirates and Japan where fewer than 10% of senior management positions are held by women.

December 1, 2011

How Mobile Became Mainstream in 2011:

Total Size of the Mobile Market: 4 Billion
  • 1.08 billion are Smartphone’s (27%)

  • 3.05 are SMS enabled (75%)

  • In 2014, mobile internet usage will overtake desktop
  • 1 billion of Global users  or 4+ billion mobiles phones are now smartphones
  •   3 billion  Handsets  are SMS enabled whereas ,950 million  are not
  •  50% of all “local” searches are done from a mobile device.
  •   86% of mobile users are watching TV while using a mobile phone,
  • 200+ million (1/3 of all users) access Facebook from a mobile device
  •  91% of all mobile internet use is “social” related.