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Feb
13
Tue
2018
9:00 am How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Institute of Directors
How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Institute of Directors
Feb 13 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
How to become a Non-Executive Director – London 13 February 2018 @ Institute of Directors
Find out how you can obtain a Non-Executive Director position by booking a place on this interactive 1-day course. ‘A well structured and presented introduction to the responsibilities, challenges and attributes required of being a[...]
Mar
13
Tue
2018
9:00 am The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ Institute of Directors
The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ Institute of Directors
Mar 13 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
The Effective Non-Executive Director – London 13 March 2018 @ Institute of Directors
The effective Non-Executive Director course helps you to be an effective non-executive director. It instils a real sense of what is expected of NEDs, and how you can meet the challenge. This one-day interactive course is aimed[...]
Apr
24
Tue
2018
9:00 am How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Orchard Street Business Centre
How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Orchard Street Business Centre
Apr 24 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
How to become a Non-Executive Director – Bristol 24 April 2018 @ Orchard Street Business Centre
Are you thinking of becoming a Non-Executive Director as part of a Portfolio Career or to develop your boardroom skills prior to taking up an executive director role? Join us on Tuesday, April 24 2018 to[...]
May
22
Tue
2018
9:00 am How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Institute of Directors
How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Institute of Directors
May 22 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
How to become a Non-Executive Director – London 22 May 2018 @ Institute of Directors
Find out how you can obtain a Non-Executive Director position by booking a place on this interactive 1-day course. ‘A well structured and presented introduction to the responsibilities, challenges and attributes required of being a[...]
Jun
12
Tue
2018
9:00 am The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ The Plaza
The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ The Plaza
Jun 12 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
The Effective Non-Executive Director – Liverpool 12 June 2018 @ The Plaza
The effective Non-Executive Director course helps you to be an effective non-executive director. It instils a real sense of what is expected of NEDs, and how you can meet the challenge. This one-day interactive course is aimed[...]

UK governance needs ‘radical’ overhaul to make business ‘purposeful’

Governance in the UK needs a radical overhaul with company law, accounting systems, the investment industry, shareholder structure, and executive remuneration all in need of significant change. The call includes a recommendation that companies state precisely “their role in the world from which profit results” in their article of association. It also recommends that directors should…

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Saxton Bampfylde: CDP – Non-Executive Trustees

Non-Executive Trustees Recruiter: CDP Location: London (Greater) Salary: Unremunerated Posted: 21 Feb 2017 Closes: 14 Mar 2017 Job Function: Board Member, Trustees Industry: Business Services, Charities, Science / Environment Position Type: Part time Founded in 2000, CDP is an outstanding, international, not-for-profit organisation that is the only global disclosure system for companies, cities, states and regions to measure, disclose, […]

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County Town Homes: Non-Executive Board Member

Non-Executive Board Member Recruiter: County Town Homes Location: Stafford, Staffordshire Salary: £3,000 per annum, plus expenses Posted: 22 Feb 2017 Closes: 22 Mar 2017 Job Function: Non Executive Director Industry: Construction / Property Non-Executive Board Member Stafford £3,000 per annum, plus expenses Stafford and Rural Homes is looking to recruit an Independent Board Member for its new subsidiary […]

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Harvey Nash Executive Search: Non-Executive Directors

Non-Executive Director Recruiter: Harvey Nash Executive Search Location: London Salary: Expenses only Posted: 23 Feb 2017 Closes: 28 Feb 2017 Ref: HN501370EA Position/Level: Board Responsibilities: Audit, Executive Management Sector: Financial Services, Healthcare, Technology Contract Type: Non-executive director Language: English SNOMED International is a high profile not for profit organisation whose purpose is to advance the global standardisation of clinical terminology, uniting health […]

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Home Office: Security Industry Authority Non-Executive Board Member Scotland

Security Industry Authority Non-Executive Board Member Scotland Recruiter: Home Office Location: United Kingdom Remuneration: £9,160 per annum, based on an expected time commitment of 32 days attendance Posted: 23 Feb 2017 Closes: 19 Mar 2017 Job Function: Board Member, Strategy / Planning Industry: Public Security Industry Authority Non-Executive Board Member Scotland Remuneration: £9,160 per annum, based on an […]

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Harvey Nash Executive Search: Independent Non-Executive Chair / Independent Non-Executive Director – Chair of Finance & Audit

Independent Non-Executive Chair Recruiter: Harvey Nash Executive Search Location: United Kingdom Salary: Competitive Posted: 24 Feb 2017 Closes: 10 Mar 2017 Ref: HN317188EA Position/Level: Chair Responsibilities: Executive Management Sector: Insurance Contract Type: Non-executive director Language: English HSB Engineering Insurance Ltd Independent Non-Executive Chair Influential professionals to champion profitable growth ambitions HSBEIL, part of Munich Re, is the UK’s only sole specialist […]

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NAB snares ex-NSW premier Baird for senior role

Former New South Wales premier Mike Baird is moving back to banking, as the National Australia Bank’s chief customer officer.

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Singapore puts governance under review

Regulators in Singapore will examine the quality of comply or explain statements as well as proposals on monitoring.

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Investment expert advocates salary-only model for executive pay

Companies should switch to a salary-only model for executive pay if they want to bring down the size of pay packages and reduce inequality. Daniel Godfrey, a co-founder of the The People’s Trust, an invest trust, and a former of chief executive of the Investment Association, proposes a significant amount of the salary would be…

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Personal moral values key to ethical corporate governance

Moral values are so important for company directors they should be given equal weighting in selection procedures while ethical competency should be a key performance indicator.

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