Insights: Mixing Business With Enjoyment in a NED Role

An interview with trustee Stuart Lund, around how he combines his interests in his NED portfolio. Born and educated in Australia, Stuart Lund is a Chartered Accountant who has enjoyed an international career with KPMG, Shell and Anglo American. He is currently Chair of Trustees for Tideway Sailability and Board Chairman at London Corinthian Services Ltd,

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Top NED tips from NED & entrepreneur, Robert Clarke

Robert Clarke is a portfolio NED and entrepreneur.  We asked him what his top three pieces of advice are to being a successful non-executive director….. How did your first non-executive role come about? After successfully managing an exit from my own company – I thought I knew a thing or two and wanted to pass on

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How do you make yourself visible for non-executive director roles? Build your network!

We regularly get asked, how do you make yourself visible for non-executive director roles?  As such NEDonBoard interviewed expert Michelle Dunne, and experienced professional in Executive Search, Board and C-Suite Appointments at Taggart Search. Connecting business and leaders, Michelle Dunne has more than 15 years’ experience connecting business and leaders. As an executive search consultant

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Finding the Right University, School or Programme for Non-Executive Directors

Finding the Right University, School or Programme for Non-Executive Directors As many non-executive directors know, there is not one programme you can take to become a non-executive director. Non-executive directors often serve on various boards in different industries and organisations. However, there are certain courses every non-executive director should focus on including leadership, management and

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How Complex is the Non-Executive Director Role?

When it comes to understanding the role of a non-executive director, there seems to be a significant amount of nebulosity. There is also a shroud of mystification around the multifaceted role of the NED, which tends to discourage many competent executives from seeking NED positions with companies. There is no doubt that the evolving economic

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