How did you become a NED: Interview with Lucy Armstrong

There’s no one-way to become a non-executive director, so asking experienced non-executive directors ‘how did you become a NED?’ can provide a blueprint for your journey to being a non-executive director. As such, NEDonBoard interviewed Lucy Armstrong. Amongst other things Lucy is chair of an angel investment network and non-executive director of a national qualification business.  She was chair of the…

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Homework before applying for, and preparing for, NED roles: interview with a chairman

Insight from an experienced NED and Chairman, Marcus Killick OBE, this interview delves into some aspects of expected homework before applying for, and preparing for, a NED role and is well worth a read for anyone currently on the look-out to take on a new NED role. Marcus is non-executive Chairman of the Gibraltar Stock…

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Top Tips from NED Dr Elizabeth Haywood

Dr Elizabeth Haywood, an experienced NED, shares her top NED tips in this expert interview with NEDonBoard.  Also a Partner at Haywood Hain, a consultancy offering specialist skills and advice in executive and non-executive recruitment, management due diligence, media/communications and public affairs, Dr Haywood provides some great insights. How do you become a non-executive director?…

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A Frank Non-Executive Director Interview with Internationally Experienced Frank Lewis

Frank Lewis is an internationally experienced chairman and non-executive director with an impressive resume which is available, alongside non-executive director related articles he has written, to view at his website www.franklewis.co.uk.  For anyone looking for very honest, clearly explained insight into non-executive director and chairman roles, from someone whose non-executive director portfolio career is approaching…

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Getting your first NED role and appropriately preparing – Expert Interview: Maria Harding

Understanding how others go about developing their non-executive career can help create a blueprint to follow, so we interviewed Maria Harding to find out more about her experience and advice. With a background in food & drink and professional services, Maria Harding moved into a portfolio career of NED roles after having her family in…

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