Agenda Supply chain and operational resilience What discussions and debates have your boards had to discuss supply chain and operational resilience? How can a board improve its operational resilience through the supply chain? What has been the impact of the pandemic on board discussions and debates? What themes, risks and opportunities have emerged as a…Details
Written by Elise Perraud, NEDonBoard COO Induction refers to the process of onboarding a new director on the board. The objective of the induction programme is to provide the newly appointed director with all the information that he/she needs to be effective in the role and contribute to the sustainable long-term success of the…Details
Culture, Diversity and Inclusion has been a key theme for NEDonBoard throughout 2020.
Here, we share an overview of some important issues and best practices identified for board members in relation to Culture, Diversity and Inclusion following a series of meetings and events with the board community.
Accessible to NEDonBoard members on this page:
A summary of NEDonBoard Stakeholder Engagement insights
Recorded panel discussion
Experienced NED interviews
Information on how to access the NEDonBoard Board Best Practice® on Stakeholder Engagement
Insights from the NEDonBoard Remuneration Committee Board Best Practice® panelists (24th September 2019 Board Best Practice® panel event)(more…)
In this week’s blog, we discuss the importance of healthy board dynamics to increase the effectiveness of the decision-making process and create an enjoyable environment in which individual board members thrive. Written by Elise Perraud. What do we mean by board dynamics and why this is important? Board dynamics are the way individual…Details
In March 2019, following a series of meetings with portfolio audit committee board members, NEDonBoard had the pleasure of welcoming Kathie Child-Villiers, Iain Cornish and Mary Hardy to discuss board best practices in relation to audit committee – oversight of internal audit, a recording of which is available to members below.Details
The information presented to the board of directors in board materials is important. Board papers are the basis of the decisions made in the boardroom. Although NEDs are company directors and have the same responsibilities, duties and liabilities as the executives, they are not in the business day in and day out. As such, they…Details
The collapse of Patisserie Valerie offers some key lessons for non-executive directors and board members. Find out what these lessons are!
On Tuesday 22nd January 2019, Patisserie Valerie announced that it failed to secure an extension to its lending facilities and that it had to collapse into administration. Patisserie Valerie is the latest high-profile company to collapse because of fraud and inaccurate data. This raises some of the exact same issues as the collapse of Carillion…Details