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NEDonBoard: ESG in the Boardroom

October 29, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

As a non-executive director, board member and chair, it is important to strive for best practice and share with your peers in a safe environment. 

This event is for the experienced board and ESG community.


Dashita Gillies

Darshita is Founder & CEO of Maanch – an UN award winning global impact platform connecting high impact organisations around the world with philanthropic capital providers and link global progress on SDGs. 

Her experience builds on and blends 3 facets, ‘Finance’, ‘Technology’ and ‘Planetary Sustainability’. 

Her aim is to leverage the power of emerging technologies to address the complex business and societal challenges we face in a more sustainable, conscious, and strategic way. 

With a professional background as a Chartered Accountant, Investment Banker, Executive Coach, Impact Investing and FinTech/ Blockchain Specialist, Darshita also serves on Boards of ‘For Profit’ and ‘Non-Profit’ organisations.

“Darshita is a visionary with an extraordinary ability to bring people together for collective action, innovation, and achievement… She is an inspiration.” – Professor David Cooperrider, Case Western University

Jean-Philippe Verdier

Founding Partner at Verdier & Co. Corporate Advisory and Co-Chair at the Climate Change & Sustainability Forum of the French Chamber of Great Britain

Richard Karmel

Business and Human Rights Partner at Mazars

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About NEDonBoard:

NEDonBoard is the Professional Body for non-executive directors – should you have any valuable knowledge to share with your fellow NEDs you can highlight this to Liv Noble ([email protected]) in advance of the event.


Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

[email protected] is the easiest way as we love to keep a record. Liv Noble is our event manager, [email protected].

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Yes, as long as you update the details before the event. There is a security check at the entrance of the building. We need all names before the event.

Can I update my registration information?

Yes, just send us an email: [email protected]

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes or your ID.

How many attendees?

Our panel events are designed for 40 to 60 attendees. Our roundtable events are designed for 5-10 participants.

What will be the format of the evening?

Welcome drinks will be provided at 6:45pm, with the discussion commencing at 19:15.  Following this there will be opportunity for Q&A and networking with your board level peers.

Can I participate if I am not a NEDonBoard member?

Yes, you can attend events as a non-member. Our events are designed for, and will most benefit experienced non-executive directors, and board members. If you are serious about your non-exec career then we recommend you join NEDonBoard. You need to apply here.

How do I become a NEDonBoard member?

You need to apply here: NEDonBoard. We review each profile individually, the process can take up to 24h.


October 29, 2019
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Event Category:


Tower Bridge House, St Katharine's Way
St Katharine's & Wapping, London E1W 1DD United Kingdom