Upcoming Events

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[...]

View from the chair: Vanda Murray

Vanda Murray’s appointment as chairman of Fenner plc last year was a trial by fire, but she has risen to the challenge, despite increased directorial pressure.

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ISS cuts support for activists

World’s leading proxy adviser ISS in the process of changing its relationship with activist investors

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ISS cuts support for activist investors

World’s leading proxy adviser ISS is in the process of changing its relationship with activist investors.

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Brexit: a strategic risk that makes scenario-planning a priority

Brexit scenario-planning becomes the key boardroom activity for UK companies as the prime minister triggers Article 50.

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Brexit: a strategic risk that is happening now

Brexit scenario planning becomes the key boardroom activity.

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Non-executive Director, The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust

The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust – Non-executive Director We are recruiting a non-executive director for The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust. This is an exceptional opportunity to share your talents and expertise to make a positive difference to the lives of people in your community. M1408 Essential criteria You will need to have a genuine commitment to […]

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Legal & Regulatory Roundup – Europe

Legal and regulatory roundup from around the UK and Europe: EU tax, tightened money laundering legislation, gender pay gap regulation in the UK, review of governance codes in Germany and the UK, and Belgian FSMA guidelines.

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Why one share, one vote is the best long-term investment option

Differential share ownership has become a preoccupation with some tech companies but, argues Kerrie Waring, there’s little evidence that it helps companies plan for the long term.

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One share, one vote

Differential share ownership has become a preoccupation with some tech companies but, argues Kerrie Waring, there’s little evidence that it helps companies plan for the long term.

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Financial services firms battle to increase female applications

Only a third of financial services firms in the UK manage to increase applications from women, despite targeted recruitment campaigns.

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