Winkelried on Apathy for Board Diversity: Equality Summit Update

(Bloomberg) — Jon Winkelried, co-chief executive officer at TPG Holdings LP, lamented the lack of interest from investors in diversity. Dow Inc. Chief Executive Officer Jim Fitterling weighed in on the work-from-home debate, saying his workforce won’t be 100% remote forever. Cisco Systems Inc. CEO Chuck Robbins said Black employees told him steps need to be taken to improve representation.

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TPG’s Winkelried Laments Lack of Investor Interest in Diversity (2:19 p.m. NY)

Jon Winkelried, co-chief executive officer at TPG Holdings LP, said he wished TPG’s own investors, which include public pension plans, would take more of an interest in diversity.

While there has been a steady increase in inquiries from investors on the topic, Winkelried said it wasn’t enough. “The providers of capital are slowly recognizing that

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