Is it possible for younger people to join boards, or is the world of corporate governance still an exclusive arena for older people with a long career behind them? Julie Barber, CEO, non-executive director, chairperson, mentor, speaker and No. 1 best selling author, discusses startup boards, the value that young people can bring to boards, and what she learned from her first board role.
ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) issues have been attracting increasing attention due in part to increased investor focus. Understanding what the G means is imperative for directors who want to demonstrate progressive thinking. In this webinar, David focuses on the G of ESG, i.e. Governance
This webinar was presented by Lorraine Wrafter. Well-capitalised companies now have the opportunity to make acquisitions, consolidate power and yet history will repeat itself – M&As often destroy value. Why? Because the focus will be on financial statements, structure, synergies, and high-level “culture” rather than preventing confusion, conflicts, and distrust during integration. Why does this keep happening?