stakeholders

How effective engagement with your stakeholders can be a differentiator?

Stakeholder engagement is a core theme of the newly introduced UK Corporate Governance Code and of the Wates Corporate Governance Principles for Large Private Companies. While stakeholder engagement has been embedded into section 172 of the Company Act 2006, it is The Companies (Miscellaneous Reporting) Regulations 2018 and the governance codes that have brought focus…

women non-executive directors

How can we accelerate the representation of female senior executives in executive committees and boardrooms?

The 2019 report of the Hampton-Alexander Review was published on 13th November. This is the 4th annual publication of the UK government-backed initiative to improve gender diversity and balance in FTSE leadership. The report highlights two important facts: Women on boards – FTSE 350 companies have hit the target of achieving 30% of board roles…

Aileen Wallace on her NED journey and on how to connect with impact to build the portfolio of roles to which you aspire

In this blog, we are pleased to share some key insights from Aileen Wallace, portfolio non-executive director and an active member of NEDonBoard. Mrs Wallace places emphasis on connecting with impact to build a portfolio of roles. As a reminder, the cornerstones of the NEDonBoard mission are Connection, Knowledge, Authority. What has been your NED…

Why and how NEDonBoard members should highlight their NEDonBoard membership on their CVs and LinkedIn Profile

In this blog post, we highlight why and how the NEDonBoard membership can make a difference in the NED selection process, from being shortlisted to interviews to securing a role. Becoming a NEDonBoard member is part of your journey to achieve your NED aspirations and career objectives. We remind our community of NEDs and board…