This list names all the women who currently hold CEO positions at S&P 500 companies, based on the January 2022 S&P 500 list.* Women currently hold 32 (6.4%) of CEO positions at those S&P 500 companies.
*The S&P 500, published by Dow Jones, is not a static list. Catalyst accesses the list annually to create our CEO list and adds updates throughout the year when possible. Women are counted in our list starting on the date they officially take their positions. We strive to keep this CEO list accurate and timely; if you have found that we have missed something, or have any questions, please submit that information here.
Catalyst also maintains an historical list of women CEOs that have appeared on the Fortune list from 1972-2022.
How to cite this product: Women CEOs of the S&P 500. (12, July 2022). Catalyst.