Fortune 1000 Board Seats

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KPMG and the Latino Corporate Directors Association examine Latino representation on the boards of Fortune 1000 companies.

Report Reveals U.S. Latinos Represent 

only 3% of 2020 Fortune 1000 Board Seats



Among the findings:

  • Latinos are best represented on company boards in the food, beverage, and tobacco industries, yet the total number of board seats held amounts to only 5 percent.
  • 85 percent of companies in the technology industry do not have a Latino on their boards.
  • In both California and Texas, 39 percent of residents are Latino, yet only 3 percent of Fortune 1000 board seats of the companies based in each of those states are held by Latinos.
  • The state with the highest prevalence of Latino directors is Florida, where 25 percent of residents are Latino, yet only 5 percent of Fortune 1000 board seats there are held by Latinos. 

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KPMG and the Latino Corporate Directors Association (LCDA) examined Latino representation in the boardrooms of US corporations as of July 31, 2019.