Chief Executive Women’s mission is ‘women leaders enabling women leaders’. In 2022, our 900+ members hold leading roles in Australia’s largest private and public organisations, overseeing more than 1.3 million employees and $749 billion in revenue. They lead Australia’s largest organisations, with a combined market capitalisation greater than $1.144 trillion, contributing in excess of $249 billion to Australia’s GDP.[1]

Since 1985 CEW has influenced and engaged all levels of Australian business and government to achieve gender balance. Through advocacy, research, targeted programs and scholarships, CEW helps to remove the barriers to women’s progression and ensures equal opportunity for prosperity. CEW’s members work actively to realise our vision of a community where everyone has equal economic and social choices and responsibilities.

[1] Calculations based on 640 members as of June 2021