Message from our Chair

Cilla Snowball


We are absolutely delighted to welcome you to The Women’s Business Council website.

As a Council we are determined to;

  • accelerate the pace of change so that barriers for women in the workplace are systematically removed and best practice is emphatically endorsed.
  • increase and support the executive pipeline by encouraging women and girls at all ages and stages.
  • enable women to be able to make informed choices about where and how they work, in sectors and companies that nurture their talent
  • harness the experience and talent of women by demonstrating the tangible benefits to business and best practice examples.
  • promote equality through a conversation that includes, embraces and celebrates male leaders who are champions for change.

The Council will use this website to promote the work not only of the Women’s Business Council but also other champion advocates and senior business leaders who support our agenda for change and our objectives.

  • You will find a range of relevant toolkits for business at Our Toolkits
  • We welcome regular guest bloggers, event updates and equalities activities promoted at Our News
  • You can browse over 150 relevant case studies available at Our Stories and;
  • Each year we publish Our Report, which summarises the progress and activities of the Women’s Business Council.

We welcome your feedback please do not hesitate to get in touch via our Contact Us page.

Dame Cilla Snowball