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The Fortune 500 now has a record number of female CEOs: A whopping 39

Sep 10, 2020 - CNN
Board and Executive Moves

NEW YORK (CNN Business) -- Citigroup just hired Jane Fraser as its next CEO, the first woman to lead a major US bank and the 39th female chief executive on the Fortune 500 list.

The history-making announcement Thursday from Citigroup elevates Fraser from her current role leading Citi's consumer bank.

Fraser joins just 38 other women on the largely white and male Fortune 500 CEO list.

Last month, Linda Rendle became the 38th when Clorox announced her as the new chief executiv...