non executive director

How to Become a Non-Executive Director?

Whether you are an experienced professional in the industry or a young working professional, you should know that becoming a non-executive director is no walk in the park. Even professionals with decades of experience have to work hard to secure their first appointment in this well sought out role. So, the question is – how do you become a NED in a field where the requirements are stringent and the competition is tough? Read on to know more: (more…) Details

Non Executive Director Report

Non Executive Director Market Intelligence All known relevant reports published concerning non-executive directors are available below. We do the market screening so you can focus on your non-executive role. These resources cover board responsibilities, corporate governance, diversity and women on Boards, directors’ duties and role, shareholder communications and non-executive director careers. This knowledge centre is…


What are the key differences between an executive and a non-executive directors?

In this blog post, we explore the differences between the roles of executive and non-executive directors. An executive director is a member of the board of a firm (or a non-profit organisation) who also has management responsibilities. A non-executive director (NED) is a board member without responsibilities for daily management or operations of the company or…


5 intrinsic capabilities and 10 questions to Become a Non Executive Director

“Spencer Stuart, the search firm, has identified five “intrinsic capabilities” required of a non-executive director in an effort to widen the pool of potential candidates, writes Peter Whitehead. They are: intellectual approach, independent-mindedness, integrity, interpersonal sills, and inclination to engage. The firm tests for these attributes using interviews. In its Point of View report for 2013,…