Who are the British CEOs?


How many CEOs...

%

...Got a bonus?

35%

...Have a bachelor degree?

71%

 ...Hold an MBA?

15%


What are CEOs...

Average figures

...Salary?

95,000

...Bonus?

10,000

...Experience?

13 years

...Years in title?

4.5 years

Based on 44 CEOs from UK-based companies with less than 50 employees


British CEOs are educated and experienced : the Silicon Valley myth according to which CEOs are inexperienced college drop-outs does not apply in the UK... yet: the average UK CEO holds a bachelor degree and has 13 years' experience under his belt.


MBAs are not the key to getting the top job: with only 15% of UK CEOs holding an MBA, it looks like across all industries, MBAs are not as valued as they are in Financial Services or Consultancy.


CEOs are not greedy: with only 35% paying themselves a bonus, CEOs are clearly sensitive to their company's needs and are therefore likely to forego a bonus payment.

 

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