The Heroes Women Role Model List

The Heroes Women Role Model Lists supported by Yahoo! Finance showcase leaders who are championing women in business and driving change for gender diversity in the workplace.

100 Women Executives

leading by example and driving change to increase gender diversity in the workplace

100 Women Future Leaders

making a significant contribution to gender diversity at work

35 Advocate Executives

dedicated to creating more diverse and inclusive business environments

Nominations for the 2023 Heroes Women Role Model Lists are now open. Nominate your role model now!


Inspiring Words From Our Role Models

Lists like these are important as they inspire others to see what is possible and to broaden perspectives of what a leader looks like. We need to continue to break down barriers and highlight achievements of women in leadership positions for those coming behind us.

Jennifer R. JacksonPresident - Capital One Canada

It is an honour for individuals, and for companies, it will be a driving force to promote more valuable strategies and activities by recognising the importance of strategies and activities for building a D&I culture.

JiHye BaeHead of Credit Cards - Standard Chartered Bank Korea

Allies are critical in creating a more inclusive and equal world. I am deeply honored to be named to HERoes Women Advocates List 2020.

Howard UngerleiderPresident & Chief Financial Officer - Dow Inc.

Proud to be recognised in the HERoes 100 Women Future Leaders List 2020 amongst some amazing women all working to create a more diverse workplace and inspire our next generation of inclusive leaders.

Emily HansonMarketing Director - Finecast

I’m absolutely delighted to be included in the HERoes list alongside so many inspiring women. I know there will always be work to do but it is vital that we continue to boost the representation of women so that young women like my daughter can have the same opportunities as my sons.

Nicola MendelsohnVP, Facebook, EMEA

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